Lisa Samson is the Managing Principal of StrategyCorp’s Ottawa office. In this role, she brings over 20 years of experience as a strategic consultant, communications expert, and project manager to the clients of StrategyCorp.
Lisa’s extensive consulting experience has led to positive public policy outcomes for clients in many sectors of the economy including: broadcasting and telecommunications; energy and the environment; healthcare; the financial and retail sector; and post-secondary education.
Lisa’s public sector experience includes serving as the Legislative Assistant to a Member of Parliament, a senior communications officer in the Office of the Leader of the Opposition, the Media Logistics Director for a national election campaign, and as Deputy Campaign Director for a major political party.
Lisa holds a BA (Hons) in Political Science from the University of Calgary. Currently, Lisa serves on the Board of Directors for the Ottawa International Writers Festival and the Ernest C. Manning Innovation Awards. She is a past board member for the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs and the Writers’ Trust of Canada.