Transport Minister Lisa Raitt’s director of policy and stakeholder relations, Michael Beaton, leaves for a new gig as director of corporate affairs for Rogers Communications.
For MPs and business leaders, Jeremy Hunt is the guy who can get you in the picture, so to speak.
Former press secretary to John Baird, Adam Hodge, has landed a new gig with the UN in Kenya.
Valerie Dufour, deputy director of communications to NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair, has left.
Emily Goucher leaves Michelle Rempel’s office and Nicholas Insley gets a promotion.
Jennifer Gearey has left and Mary Ann Dewey-Plante takes over as communications director.
Recent staff changes in the Prime Minister’s Office include two promotions.
Maxime Robert recently joined Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney’s office as deputy director of Parliamentary affairs.
And Transport Minister Lisa Raitt has hired Mark Bonokoski.
New PMO deputy director of issues management Nick Koolsbergen recently left National Defence Minister Jason Kenney’s office to take on the new job.
Catherine Loubier, senior adviser for Quebec in the Prime Minister’s Office, is the PMO’s new press secretary.
Tanya Wood was recently hired to work in the tour and scheduling unit in the PMO.
Paul Hong is Jason Kenney’s director policy.
After six years working in the Prime Minister’s office, Carl Vallée is leaving on March 27.
Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney, Veterans Affairs Minister Erin O’Toole, Minister of State for Social Development Candice Bergen, Transport Minister Lisa Raitt, and Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander have all recently undergone communications staff changes.