Sophie Lui no longer sets her alarm for 2:30 a.m. as she is now co-hosting the News Hour with Chris Gailus.
Her favourite part of the job is the opportunity to learn something new everyday.
She loves that she has an occupational excuse to call just about anybody to ask just about any question.
Sophie was born and raised in the Lower Mainland and has been a news junkie for as long as she can remember. She attended BCIT and graduated from the Broadcast Radio program. From there, she worked at several news radio stations like CKNW, CKIQ-Kelowna, and CFAX-Victoria – before turning toward television news at CHEK TV in Victoria. She has been with the Global BC family for several years and previously was the co-host of the Morning News alongside Steve Darling.
Sophie’s hobbies include travelling, listening to music, reading, and procrastinating.
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