A lifelong resident of East Vancouver, Simon studied political science at the University of British Columbia and broadcast journalism at the British Columbia Institute of Technology.
Simon joined Vancouver’s CKNW AM980 in 2015 as a digital reporter, where he spent three years writing for the web and radio.
In August 2018, Simon moved to the Global BC online team where he chases, writes and produces online and video content.
He is a co-recipient of the 2016 RTDNA BC Region Dave Rogers Long Feature Award and BCAB Award for Excellence in News Reporting.
He is passionate about politics and current affairs, and is an avid cyclist who has travelled by bicycle through 13 countries.