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Daniela Gardea

Senior Communications and Engagement Advisor

Daniela is an experienced communications professional with a track record of success building brand equity for high-profile leaders and organizations. She leads the development and implementation of strategic communications plans for a range of clients, overseeing message development and distribution, issues management, media relations, and event planning. She has considerable expertise leveraging digital tools and tactics for awareness and engagement.

Prior to joining Kirk & Co., Daniela served as Senior Advisor for the B.C. Government, providing daily communications and policy advice to provincial cabinet ministers and managing the rollout of major ministerial announcements. Daniela also led Vision Vancouver’s digital communications department, served as Communications and Engagement Manager for QMUNITY, and worked as digital lead during the two most recent provincial elections and the last federal election.

Daniela has a BA in Strategic Communications and Marketing (First Class Honours) from the University of the Ozarks and is fluent in Spanish. She grew up in northern Mexico and is proud to live and work in Vancouver.