Braeden Caley is Executive Director of Canada 2020, Canada’s leading independent progressive think tank. For over seventeen years, Braeden has advised a variety of progressive political leaders in government and served in leading roles on their campaigns – including serving as Director of Policy and Communications for former Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson, as Senior Director, Communications for the Liberal Party of Canada and in key roles on Justin Trudeau’s federal election campaigns in 2015, 2019, and 2021, and advising a number of senior federal Parliamentarians.
Braeden was born and raised in Richmond, British Columbia. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science at the University of British Columbia, and an Executive Certificate in Public Policy from Harvard’ s John F. Kennedy School of Government. In 2016, he was named one of B.C. Business Magazine’s “Top 30 under 30.”