Our Journalists

Breaking a news story takes dedication, sometimes for years. It requires curiosity,
determination and a commitment to delivering the truth to a public who deserve
nothing less. Star journalists are held in the highest regard for their integrity, accuracy and relentless pursuit of news stories that need telling.


Andrea Gordon

Andrea Gordon has worked as a journalist in Toronto and Ottawa and written for newspapers and magazines about topics ranging from business and politics to parenting and health. She has spent the last nine years covering family issues for the Star. Her work on The Autism Project, which shone a light on the shortage of services for people living with autism from birth to death, was nominated for a 2012 National Newspaper Award and a Michener Award for meritorious public service journalism. She was also nominated for a 2004 National Newspaper Award for her series, Childhood Lost. Gordon lives in Toronto with her husband, fellow Toronto Star journalist Jim Coyle, and their four sons.