Skip to main content
Andrea joined The Globe and Mail in May, 2012. She is passionate about issues of substance use, mental health and drug policy, and giving voice to those who have historically been poorly served by media. Before joining The Globe, Andrea reported for The Vancouver Sun and various music publications.
19

Years in Journalism

10

Years at The Globe and Mail

Honours & Awards

2021 National Newspaper Awards, Sustained News Coverage (Canada's toxic drug crisis)

2020 National Newspaper Awards, Sustained News Coverage (crisis in long-term care)

2019 National Newspaper Awards, Breaking News (Manhunt for two teen murder suspects)

2017 Canadian Association of Journalism Awards, Open Media (Canada's Fentanyl Crisis)

2017 Jack Webster Awards, Best Breaking News Reporting - Print (Cheque Day)

2016 Jack Webster Awards, Excellence in Digital Journalism (Fentanyl's Deadly Path)

2012 Jack Webster Awards, Best Reporting of the Year - Print (YVR Plane Crash series)

2012 Jack Webster Awards, Excellence in Multimedia Journalism (The Gastown Project)

2003 Jack Webster Award for Student Journalism

Languages spoken

English, Cantonese

Andrea Woo abides by The Globe and Mail Editorial Code of Conduct

Latest articles