acific Wayfinders Conference, Nov 11, 2010. Media as a Tool for Communication, Advocacy & Education. Moderator – Kirk Schwartz. Panelist – Barbara Hager. Barbara Hager is television and documentary producer, writer and director. She is the Producer and Director of “The New Canoe” which airs on CHUM, CTV and APTN. She is the author of two biographies: “Honour Song” and “On Her Way: the Life and Music of Shania Twain”.