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.


Kevin Donovan

Kevin Donovan is the Toronto Star's Investigative Editor and a senior reporter. In almost three decades at the Star, Kevin has investigated government corruption, charity mismanagement, police wrongdoing and serious issues in education, finance, law firms and social agencies. His stories have earned the Governor General's Award for Public Service Journalism and three National Newspaper Awards. Kevin lives in Toronto with his wife, Kelly Smith, and their two children.