Drew Coles is a communications assistant who supports Kirk & Co.’s clients in the planning and implementation of communications and engagement programs. In this role, he develops compelling and effective written materials, analyzes large volumes of engagement feedback, and has strong event planning and management experience.
As part of his Master’s program, Drew completed a research project on the effects of social media on the quality of political discourse. His firm belief in the power of comradery to produce results is demonstrated in his strong interpersonal skills and comfort in interacting with members of the public, stakeholders, clients, and teammates. Drew brings a wide range of communications skills, gained through his work with agencies and non-profit organizations, that make him a valuable asset to Kirk & Co.’s clients.
Drew holds a Master in Professional Communications from Ryerson University and a Bachelor of Arts (Political Science) from the University of British Columbia. He lives in Vancouver and is a former Canadian national rugby player.