Amanda Follett Hosgood is The Tyee’s northern B.C. reporter. Born and raised in Ontario, she began her journalism career 20 years ago at community newspapers in Alberta, where she developed a love for rural living and small mountain towns.
In 2006, she moved to Wet’suwet’en territory, where she spent more than a decade freelancing for publications like BC Magazine, Coast Mountain Culture and Explore Magazine before joining The Tyee.
Follett Hosgood has a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a master’s in intercultural communication. She lives with her family just outside Smithers, B.C. Find her on Twitter @amandajfollett.