Alex is a communications and public affairs professional with an extensive background in politics, government and the cannabis industry. He currently works as a Senior Consult for Navigator Ltd., Canada’s leading high stakes public strategy firm. He has previously worked for a number of senior elected officials, and most recently served as an advisor to British Columbia’s Minister of Environment where he provided strategic political and policy advice. A long-time cannabis industry insider, Alex has spent over a decade working with Licensed Producers, ancillary cannabis businesses and cannabis advocacy groups. Alex has experience in federal and provincial politics having worked on multiple political campaigns across the country in a variety of leadership roles. He holds an MA (honors) in International Relations from the University of St Andrews in St Andrews, Scotland.