Melony Ward, Publisher, Toronto
Melony Ward joined Canada’s National History Society in 2014. She is an award-winning leader in the cultural and not-for-profit media sectors. At the society, Melony is responsible for multiplatform media programs, as well as special projects. Her areas of expertise are media strategy, marketing, partnership development, government relations, audience engagement, revenue generation and project management.
She is an enthusiastic cultural advocate, and is inspired by the power of art, writing, and history to help us understand our contemporary lives. She holds an MA in philosophy from the University of Toronto.
Melony is currently on the board of the National Magazine Awards Foundation; formerly on the board of Magazines Canada and industry advisory committee for the Ontario Media Development Corporation.