Jill Dempsey

Contract Lecturer
Office: 
RCC 115
Email: 
jdempsey@ryerson.ca

Jill Dempsey is one of the hosts of Toronto’s number one morning show, Metro Morning.

Her news team is the recipient of the Dan McArthur award for best local newscast in 2013 and in 2015 won the award regionally and then at the national level.

She was also part of CBC Radio's RTDNA award winning coverage of the  2016 Rio Olympic games.

Jill’s career spans over 40-years. She is a long time RTA instructor. She also teaches for the Journalism faculty.

Jill is a graduate of York University with a BA in Political Science.  She also completed the Radio and Television program at Canadore College in North Bay.

Jill also works as a trainer and mentor, assisting hosts and newsreaders in both Radio and Television at CBC.