Our Team


Karen Hill
Publisher
Karen Hill
1-250-763-3212
Karen Hill began her career with the Capital News in 1989. She is a former publisher of the Morning Star in Vernon, moving back to Kelowna in 2010 to take on the publisher role of the Capital News.

Kevin Parnell
Managing Editor
Kevin Parnell
250-979-7315
Kevin Parnell is the managing editor of the Kelowna Capital News and Lake Country Calendar. He began working for the Capital News as a staff reporter in 2003 and has been working as a journalist in B.C. since 1994.

Teresa Huscroft-Brown
Advertising Consultant
Teresa Huscroft-Brown
250-979-7329
Teresa has been with the Capital News for over 25 years as a graphic designer, and more recently advertising sales. Her sale areas include West Kelowna, Kelowna and Lake Country, as well as all other Black Press publications. She majored in advertising and communications in college, and will bring a wealth of knowledge and creativity to effectively market your business or organization.

Michelle Trudeau
Special Features / Display advertising
Michelle Trudeau
250-766-4688
Michelle has been with the Capital News since May 2010 in our classified department and has been the front desk gal. She greets you when you come in and enjoys doing special display features for the Capnews. She is also the gal that calls you when you win a terrific prize from the awesome contests we have each month.