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Alex Gillis, investigative journalist and martial artist

Alex Gillis is the author of the influential taekwondo history text, A Killing Art: The Untold History of Tae Kwon Do.

Currently, Gillis is an investigative journalist. Previous positions include:

  • Communications Manager at Consulting Engineers of Ontario
  • Co-founder at Toronto Freelance Writers & Editors (TFEW)
  • Journalism Instructor at Ryerson University

Gillis holds a fifth-degree Black Belt in taekwondo.