|Mrs. McQueen is a veteran broadcaster and journalist who has held a wide range of executive positions in public and private television. She retired in 2003 as President and COO of CTV Inc., and before that was founding President of the Discovery Channel, and chief of News, Current Affairs and Newsworld at CBC.
Mrs. McQueen was the CTV Visiting Professor of Broadcasting Management in Schulich's arts and media program for four years.
She is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. As well, she serves on the Advisory Group of the National Film Board.. She is also on the Boards McClelland and Stewart publishers, the Canadian Opera Company, and Historica, the Canadian History foundation
Mrs. McQueen is an officer of the Order of Canada. She has been elected to the Canadian Broadcasters Hall of Fame, the Canadian News Hall of Fame, and the Canadian Film and Television Hall of Fame