Shannon Proudfoot

Maclean's

Shannon Proudfoot is an Ottawa-based writer covering politics and public policy for Maclean's. She loves writing people-focused narratives and bringing academic research into real life. She believes The Golden Girls is the greatest television show ever made.

Dr. Sandy Buchman, who is part of the Mount Sinai Hospital’s Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care team that largely operates home visits, poses for a photo in Toronto on May 17, 2017. (Photograph by Michelle Siu)