Brooke Smith has worked in the Canadian magazine-publishing industry for 25 years. She was a copy editor at FASHION and Chatelaine, the managing editor at Benefits Canada, and the editor at The Analyst, the quarterly publication of the CFA Society of Toronto. In 2015, Brooke began teaching a variety of technical writing and editing courses at Seneca College. She also continues to freelance for various publications. In her leisure time, Brooke loves reading fiction, discovering new red wines and running. She has her Level 1 Coaching Certification from the Road Runners Club of America and continues to pursue her goal of running a half-marathon in each state.