Patty Toner is a key member of the Transportation, Infrastructure & Communities practice group in Ottawa. Patty supports clients on policy analysis and advice, contributes to clients strategic communications and is responsible for Parliamentary and legislative reporting. Patty supports clients on a range of strategic initiatives and manages files focused on air, marine, rail shipping, road and infrastructure development.
Prior to joining Global Public Affairs, Patty worked in the non-profit sector and on Parliament Hill. Each of these roles provided Patty with an excellent background in relationship management, Parliamentary and legislative affairs, stakeholder relations and policy development exercises.
Patty sits on the board of the Canadian Transportation Research Forum (CTRF) working to promote research in transportation and related fields and provide a forum for networking and discussion. Originally from New Brunswick, Patty holds a BA from Saint Mary’s University in Halifax and a Graduate Diploma in Public Management from Carleton University.