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Brittany Perreault

Director of Communications, Office of the Minister of Public Safety

Political Management Alumni, Brittany Perreault, with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Political Management alumni, Brittany Perreault, with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Brittany Perreault is director of communications for Bill Blair, the minister of public safety. Brittany previously served six years in the office of Justin Trudeau, most recently as the prime minister’s lead speech writer. Brittany held the pen on a wide range of communication products, including major keynote speeches, official statements, opinion pieces, and social media content.

A specialist with management experience, Brittany has a knack for communicating complex ideas and policies in a way that is both creative and accessible. She has helped craft core government narrative on subjects ranging from foreign policy and the environment to human rights and support for the middle class.

Prior to completing her Masters of Political Management degree, Brittany earned a BA in Law from Carleton University, graduating with Highest Honours and the Carleton University Senate Medal.

“The MPM program not only met my high expectations – it far surpassed them. Learning from a diverse group of accomplished professors and peers was terrific preparation for the “real world” of political work. After a year-long curriculum of topical readings and assignments, I felt confident going into my practicum, which ultimately led to my first job on the Hill. With unparalleled networking opportunities and a chance to learn from some of the brightest political minds in the country, this program is an excellent choice for for anyone with an interest in politics.” – Brittany Perreault

Last Revision: January 20, 2020