Executive Producers

Erin Christensen

Erin Christensen is a second year MPP student specializing in Environmental Studies at the Munk School. Erin holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of British Columbia in Political Science and Economics. Her interests span the areas of well-being economics, climate change policy, clean energy transitions, and sustainable finance. When she’s not on air, you can find talking about politics, running in the city, cheering on the Leafs, or on Twitter.

Thea Koper

Thea is a second year Master of Public Policy student pursuing an Environmental Studies collaborative specialization at the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy at the University of Toronto. She completed her Bachelor of Arts at McGill University in Political Science and Philosophy. Thea is passionate about fighting climate change through progressive environmental policies, local community engagement, and civic dialogue. Outside of the studio, Thea loves dance, listening to live music, and spending time in nature. 

Erin and Thea are excited to bring you new content for Beyond the Headlines this year through meaningful public policy discussions by returning and new members of the BTH Team!