Ontario Universities’ Public Affairs Council 2022-23

The Ontario Universities’ Public Affairs Council acts as professional information network and a forum for discussion for university communication directors in Ontario

Key Contact

Dayana Fraser

Director, Communications

ext. 234 | [email protected]

Brian LeahyDirector, CommunicationsAlgoma University
Gord ArbeauAssociate Vice-President, Advancement & External RelationsBrock University
Tony FrostChief Communications Officer (CCO)Carleton University
Lori Bona HuntDirector, Integrated CommunicationsUniversity of Guelph
Toby GoodfellowChief of StaffLakehead University
Jean-Paul RainsDirector, Communications & Digital StrategyLaurentian University
Andrea Farquhar (Chair)Assistant Vice-President, Communications and Public AffairsMcMaster University
Meghan VenasseManager, CommunicationsNipissing University
Karen McCarthyDirector, Communications & MediaOCAD University
Melissa LevyManager, Communication & Creative Services - Communications and MarketingOntario Tech University
Rick LandryChief Communications OfficerUniversity of Ottawa
Brenda PaulAssociate Vice-Principal, Integrated CommunicationsQueen's University
Catherine RiddellAssistant Vice-President, CommunicationsUniversity of Toronto
Karen BennerAssociate Director, University Communications, University RelationsToronto Metropolitan University
Marilyn BurnsVice President, Communications and EnrolmentTrent University
Nick ManningAssociate Vice-President, CommunicationsUniversity of Waterloo
Althea Blackburn-EvansChief Communications OfficerWestern University
Carleen CarrollAVP of External RelationsWilfrid Laurier University
Renée TrombleyExecutive Director of Public Affairs and CommunicationsUniversity of Windsor
Susan WebbChief Communications & Marketing OfficerYork University
Capt. Leah CampbellPublic Affairs OfficerRoyal Military College of Canada

Associate Member

Deanna UnderwoodManager, CommunicationsOntario Universities’ Application Centre (OUAC)