Christy Laverty is a 15 year veteran of the media business, working on some of the top television and radio news programs in Toronto, including City News, CBC News Network and 680 News. She joined the ranks of broadcast journalism at the bottom, quickly rising to the top. A solid writer and communicator, she quickly moved from writer to show producer and news editor, responsible for newscasts on some of the country’s top broadcasters. She holds a Honours B.A from the University of Guelph and a certificate from Humber College School of Journalism.
Christy is also an active freelance writer, penning pieces for several local and national magazines and online publications, like ParentsCanada, Urban Baby and Toddler, www.yummymummyclub.ca, www.amotherworld.com and www.momnaion.ca. Christy takes all her experiences as a writer, news producer, mom and wife and wraps it all up in her personal blog, www.frecklesthemom.blogspot.com..