Staff Biographies

Saskia Rowley is an award-winning art director who has worked for the Anglican Journal since 1996. She also heads the graphics and print production department for the national office of the Anglican Church of Canada and is a professional member of the Association of Registered Graphic Designers of Ontario and member of the Society of News Designers (SND).

Tali Folkins joined the Anglican Journal in 2015 as staff writer. He has worked as a staff reporter for the Law Times and the New Brunswick Telegraph-Journal. His writing credits include work in such publications as The Globe and Mail and The United Church Observer. He has also worked for Atlantic Progress (now Progress Magazine) and U of T Magazine, and as communications manager for the Royal Bank of Canada.

Matt Gardner is a staff writer for the Anglican Journal. Most recently, Gardner worked as corporate communicator for the Anglican Church of Canada, a position he held since Dec. 1, 2014. He previously served as a city reporter for the Prince Albert Daily Herald. A former resident of Kingston, Ont., Gardner has a degree in English literature from Queen’s University and a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Western Ontario. He will continue to support corporate communications efforts during his time at the Journal.