Alex Paterson

Director, Communications & Operations

Alex Paterson is Canada 2020’s Director of Communications and Operations.


Alex has spent 10 years of experience working in communications, campaigns and Canadian public policy. Previously, Alex worked as a producer for CBC News Network, a communications strategist for Greenpeace, and a consultant for various government departments, companies and NGOs.


He holds a Master’s degree in Public Policy from Carleton University and an Honour’s Bachelor of Arts in communications from the University of Western Ontario.


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