Our Team


Tracy McKay
Advertising Sales Consultant
Originally from Ontario Tracey moved out west as a teenager and loved everything about British Columbia. She settled in Nakusp, married and raised two children. She joined Black Press in May 2021 as the sales rep for Arrow Lakes News. Having lived in the area for 30 years gave her the knowledge of connecting with the community. Tracey enjoys working for the newspaper and loves all the new challenges it has to offer.

Pamela Allain
Regional Sales Manager
780-706-5224
Pamela joined the Black Press team in April 2020, taking on the role as Regional Group Publisher for the West Kootenay Division with Black Press. Pamela has been involved with newspapers in both print and digital marketing for over 33 years. Her career in community newspapers started in Northern Alberta, with Lynard Publishers, Bowes Publishers, Sun Media and Postmedia, and with Black Press in the Kootenays in B.C. She has held positions in Administration, Production, Sales and Management, as well as a Publisher and Regional Group Publisher. Her children, family and friends, nature, volunteerism, photography and sports are her passion. She enjoys keeping fully active and engaged in the communities in the Kootenays.