Jennifer Kingsley is a writer whose background combines science and the arts. She is also a radio producer with over a decade of remote field experience as a guide and naturalist.

Jenny Kingsley is a writer

Greystone Books

Jennifer’s wilderness memoir will be published by Greystone Books in fall 2014 with support from the Canada Council for the Arts.

The Banff Centre

She was a writer at The Banff Centre’s Literary Journalism Program in 2010 and a radio producer for the centre in 2013.


She is represented by the literary agency Anne McDermid & Associates.

Speaker and educator

Jennifer is also an award-winning environmental educator and public speaker and has given hundreds of presentations.

Radio programming

Jennifer produces radio documentaries and segments for CBC programs including The Sunday Edition, Living Out Loud, Tapestry and In Town and Out.

Communications & PR

She has worked in communications and public relations for several organizations including CBC/Radio-Canada, Status of Women Canada and the Raincoast Conservation Foundation.


She has been a naturalist and guide for 3 of the top 4 adventure cruising companies in the world as named by National Geographic Adventure.

Remote field experience

Jennifer has extensive experience on expeditions and in remote field locations including Nunavut, Baffin Island, B.C.’s temperate rainforest and Greenland.