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Elizabeth Young

Senior Communications and Engagement Advisor

Elizabeth is a senior communications and engagement advisor with more than 15 years’ experience in the public and private sectors. Elizabeth is a versatile communications and public affairs professional, skilled at strategic planning, stakeholder relations, public and media relations, and event management.

Elizabeth spent most of her career working for the Ontario and U.K. governments, and has held communications roles in the healthcare, consumer goods, and professional services industries. While in government positions, Elizabeth worked on a broad range of foreign and public policy areas including climate change, bilateral trade and business relations, and service delivery. She has served as a trusted advisor to elected officials, diplomats, and senior government representatives and works easily and effectively with business and community leaders.

Elizabeth lives in Oakville, Ontario and holds a Master of Communications Management from McMaster University and an Honours Bachelor of Arts (Canadian Studies) from the University of Toronto. She also holds a Certificate in Corporate Communications from Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology.