Tessa joined the Canada West Foundation in January 2020 and has a diverse communications background spanning over a decade. She started her career as a reporter covering local city councils and school boards, as well as community events. She moved into the non-profit sector next, working with military families, before being drawn into political communications. Working closely with and engaging stakeholders to achieve mutual goals and sharing stories that matter are vital components to the work she does.
Tessa holds a Bachelor of Communications with a major in Journalism from Mount Royal University.