Anthony Wilson-Smith

President of Historica-Dominion

Anthony Wilson-Smith

Anthony Wilson-Smith
President of Historica-Dominion

Anthony Wilson-Smith is the President of Historica-Dominion. In this role, he leads the organization, oversee all ongoing operations, and, in collaboration with the Board, provide strategic vision.

Prior to joining Historica-Dominion, Anthony held senior executive positions first at a federal Crown Corporation and, more recently, at one of Canada's largest financial institutions. During this time, he was also active on the not-for-profit front, serving as a member of the Board of Directors of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce and in the community fund-raising and mental health support sectors.

Prior to this, Anthony had a distinguished and award-winning career in journalism as a best-selling author, columnist, foreign correspondent, television and radio commentator and as Editor of one of Canada's largest print publications. During his time in journalism, he worked in all of Canada's provinces and territories as well as reporting from more than 35 countries. 

A bilingual native Montrealer, he graduated from Concordia University with a Bachelor of Arts (Major in Political Science) and also successfully completed Russian Language studies at The Russian School in Northfield, Vermont.