Leah Murray is a senior public relations and government relations strategist with more than 20 years of experience providing innovative ideas and solutions to clients in private industry, non-profit and federal government departments.
Leah has worked with industry and government leaders to help them achieve their corporate and business goals through the development of public relations, communications, relationship building, event management and government relations strategies.
Working in Ottawa for 15+ years, Leah developed proven communications and engagement solutions for a broad range of clients, including Treasury Board of Canada, Department of Foreign Affairs, Agriculture Canada, the Minister of Natural Resources, Canadian Payments Association, and the Canada-Israel Industrial Research and Development Foundation.
Since relocating to Calgary, Leah has developed and launched federal and provincial government relations strategies for a number of energy sector and non-profit clients. By tapping into her wide range of government contacts and excellent reputation, her clients have reaped the benefits and seen the results of engaging and educating government.
Additionally, Leah has worked with clients to develop and launch targeted communications and public relations campaigns that increase a company’s profile, improve their reputation, increase client base and market opportunity, educate stakeholders, and showcase networking and hosting events that benefit the client.
In September, 2013, Leah was named Vice President of Public Relations for Mosaic Communications to lead their public relations and government relations practice.
Giving back to the community is important to Leah, and she has led volunteer fund-raising events such as the Peter Lougheed Tribute Dinner, Dr. Elizabeth Cannon’s inaugural Nexus Speaker’s event, Afghan Literacy Fundraiser, Politics and the Pen gala, and the Governor General’s Performing Arts awards gala. Leah serves on the national Board of Directors for SEVEC.
Leah graduated in Advanced Commercial Communications and is committed to continuous professional and training, and has completed numerous marketing, public relations and public speaking programs.