Paula Tessier

Vice-President of Public Affairs, Atlantic Canada

As Vice-President of Public Affairs, Atlantic Canada, Paula oversees Sutherland’s government relations and strategic communications projects in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador and Prince Edward Island.

Based in her home province of Newfoundland and Labrador, Paula brings 12 years of experience as a municipal councillor in the City of Mount Pearl. As an elected official, Paula gained meaningful insight into public policy development and municipal decision making.

Additionally, Paula is a 15-year published columnist and has a decade of experience in the not-for-profit sector. She is currently a board member of the Canadian Cancer Society in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Paula contributes her expertise in developing and executing financial plans and implementing communications strategies focused on the corporate sector, government stakeholders and the grassroots to lead diverse public affairs strategies in the east coast and Quebec.

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