Natural Resources Minister Greg Rickford has a new director of policy in his office.
And Kyle Mirecki has left his post as a PMO’s issues manager.
Chris Lydon has been promoted to take over as Labour and Status of Women Minister Kellie Leitch’s new chief of staff.
Chris Woodcock has left Parliament Hill and is no longer chief of staff to Natural Resources Minister Greg Rickford.
And Prime Minister Stephen Harper hires another speechwriter, Derek Shelly.
Paul Terrien, former speechwriter to then PM Brian Mulroney, has been hired to work in Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s office.
A number of staffing changes have taken place in the NDP leader’s office and research bureau since Hill Climbers last checked in, including changes among staff working in Montreal.
Jonathan Aitchison joins straight from the office of International Cooperation Minister Christian Paradis.
Joe Oliver has been on the hunt for a press secretary since taking over Finance in March.
Transport Minister Lisa Raitt has hired a new chief of staff Nick Pappalardo after Doug Smith left on May 23.
PMO policy adviser Greg McFarlane has moved over to become Chief of Staff to Aboriginal Affairs Minister Bernard Valcourt.
Labour and Status of Women Minister Kellie Leitch is in need of a new chief of staff.
Dan Nowlan, who most recently worked for CIBC, is now in charge of Finance Minister Joe Oliver’s office.
Ted Laking is now director of communications to the Environment Minister, and he’s not the only staffing change that’s taken place in the office.