Alex serves as Public Affairs Director for S360’s Ontario practice, serving clients across Canada. He brings over a decade of experience driving campaigns in politics and the private sector. Alex supports clients using his expertise in qualitative and quantitative opinion research, issue management, media training, media relations and stakeholder engagement.
Most recently, he served in Ontario’s Official Opposition where he successfully built their Stakeholder Relations Department through new two-way communications channels to ensure stakeholder engagement, understanding and buy-in. His work built strong ties and trusted rapport with CEOs, Labour, NGO and industry leaders to move the Official Opposition’s positions forward.
Prior to his work with the Official Opposition, Alex drove the New Democratic Party’s 2018 policy and platform. His work was part of a campaign that led to the caucus more than doubling and forming Official Opposition. By engaging closely with business, labour, NGO, civic and thought leaders, Alex was instrumental the development and execution of the party’s campaign.
Alex holds a BA from Mount Allison University. When not working, he’s an avid road cyclist, recreational pilot, and spent his formative years gold mining and running heavy machinery in the Yukon Territory.