Penny Park

Executive Director at the Science Media Center of Canada

Penny Park is the Executive Director at the Science Media Center of Canada. She worked as the producer/senior producer of “Quirks and Quarks” for 15 years, the award-winning weekly science program on CBC radio. She also contributed to the development of the show Daily Planet for the Discovery Channel, the world’s first nightly TV magazine show about science and technology. As a senior producer of live specials at Discovery, Penny covered major events such as 9/11, the Pathfinder and Sprit/Rover landings on Mars, and Canada in space. Penny has also produced international specials at “Daily Planet,” including week-long series that showcased the science, technology and engineering research of countries like Japan, China, India and Brazil.

Reviewing Editor for the initiative