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Cabinet's Directors of Communications and Chiefs of Staff List 2013

MP

Department

Staffers

Telephone

Harper, Stephen

Prime Minister

Chief of Staff

Ray Novak

D. Comm

Andrew MacDougall

Press Secretary

Carl Vallée, Julie Vaux

613-957-5555

Aglukkaq, Leona

Environment

Chief of Staff

Leah Canning

D. Comm

-

Press Secretary

-

613-997-1441

Alexander, Chris

Citizenship and Immigration

Chief of Staff

Chris Day

D. Comm

-

Press Secretary

Alexis Pavlich

613-954-1064

Ambrose, Rona

Health

Chief of Staff

Patrick Donnelly (Temporary)

D. Comm

Cailin Rodgers

Press Secretary

Michael Bolkenius

613-957-0200

Baird, John

Foreign Affairs

Chief of Staff

Garry Keller

D. Comm

Joseph Lavoie (Director of Strategic Communications and New Media)

Press Secretary

Rick Roth

613-995-1851

Blaney, Steven

Public Safety

Chief of Staff

Andrew House

D. Comm

Julie Carmichael

Press Secretary

Jean-Christophe de le Rue

613-991-2924

Clement, Tony

Treasury Board

Chief of Staff

Neil Brodie

D. Comm

Andrea Mandel-Campbell

Press Secretary

Matthew Conway

613-957-2666

Duncan, John

Whip

Chief of Staff

Kym Purchase

D. Comm

-

Press Secretary

-

613-995-2291

Glover, Shelly

Heritage

Chief of Staff

David McArthur

D. Comm

-

Press Secretary

-

819-997-7788

Fantino, Julian

Veterans Affairs

Chief of Staff

Jacques Fauteux

D. Comm

Josh Zanin

Press Secretary

-

613-996-4649

Fast, Ed

International Trade

Chief of Staff

Bill Hawkins

D. Comm

Adam Taylor

Press Secretary

Rudy Husny

613-992-7332

Findlay, Kerry-Lynne

National Revenue

Chief of Staff

-

D. Comm

-

Press Secretary

Carter Mann

613-995-2960

Finley, Diane

Public Works and Government Services

Chief of Staff

Lynette Corbett

D. Comm

Alyson Queen

Press Secretary

Amber Irwin

819-997-5421

Flaherty, Jim

Finance

Chief of Staff

Kevin McCarthy

D. Comm

-

Press Secretary

Kathleen Perchaluk

613-996-7861

Kenney, Jason

Employment and Social Development

Chief of Staff

Ana Curic

D. Comm

-

Press Secretary

-

613-954-1064

Lebel, Denis

Infrastructure, Communities/Intergovernmental Affairs/Economic Development Agency for the Regions of Quebec

Chief of Staff

Yan Plante

D. Comm

-

Press Secretary

Marie-Josée Paquette

613-943-1838 (Intergovernmental), 514-496-1282 (Economic Development)

Leitch, Kellie

Labour/Status of Women

Chief of Staff

-

D. Comm

Jan O’Driscoll

Press Secretary

-

819-953-5646

MacKay, Peter

Justice

Chief of Staff

Marian Fernet

D. Comm

-

Press Secretary

Paloma Aguilar

613-996-3100

Moore, James

Industry

Chief of Staff

James Maunder

D. Comm

Jessica Fletcher

Press Secretary

Sébastien Gariepy

819-997-7788

Nicholson, Rob

Defence

Chief of Staff

Maureen Murphy

D. Comm

Geneviève Breton

Press Secretary

Julie Di Mambro

613-992-4621

Oliver, Joe

Natural Resources

Chief of Staff

Chris Woodcock

D. Comm

Chris McCluskey

Press Secretary

David Provencher

613-996-2007

Paradis, Christian

International Cooperations/La Francophonie

Chief of Staff

Marc Vallières

D. Comm

-

Press Secretary

-

819-953-6238

Raitt, Lisa

Transport

Chief of Staff

Doug Smith

D. Comm

-

Press Secretary

Ashley Kelahear

613-991-0700

Ritz, Gerry

Agriculture

Chief of Staff

Aaron Gairdner

D. Comm

Joel Taguchi

Press Secretary

Jeff English

613-773-1059

Shea, Gail

Fisheries and Oceans

Chief of Staff

Steve Outhouse

D. Comm

Sophie Doucet

Press Secretary

-

613-995-2960

Valcourt, Bernard

Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development

Chief of Staff

Steven Hobbs

D. Comm

Jason MacDonald

Press Secretary

Andrea Richer, Erica Meekes

819-997-0002

Van Loan, Peter

House Leader

Chief of Staff

Adam Church

D. Comm

Fraser Malcolm

Press Secretary

-

613-995-7226

Ministers of State

MP

Department

Staffers

Telephone

Bergen, Candice

Social Development

Chief of Staff

Mike Mueller

D. Comm

-

Press Secretary

-

-

Bernier, Maxime

Small Business and Tourism

Chief of Staff

Marc-André Plouffe

D. Comm

Scott French

Press Secretary

-

613-943-6183

Goodyear, Gary

-

Chief of Staff

Stephanie Thomas

D. Comm

-

Press Secretary

-

613-947-2956

Gosal, Bal

Sport

Chief of Staff

Dustin Van Vugt

D. Comm

Robert Lynch

Press Secretary

-

819-934-1122

Moore, Rob

ACOA

Chief of Staff

-

D. Comm

-

Press Secretary

-

613-941-7241

Poilievre, Pierre

Democratic Reform

Chief of Staff

-

D. Comm

-

Press Secretary

-

613-995-3611

Rempel, Michelle

Western Economic Diversification

Chief of Staff

Jerra Kosick

D. Comm

-

Press Secretary

Nicholas Insley

613-952-9831

Rickford, Greg

Science and Technology/Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario

Chief of Staff

Gary Toft

D. Comm

Mary Ann Dewey-Plante

Press Secretary

-

613-943-6177

Sorenson, Kevin

Finance

Chief of Staff

Shawn Fried

D. Comm

Bram Sepers

Press Secretary

-

613-996-7861

Uppal, Tim

Multiculturalism

Chief of Staff

-

D. Comm

-

Press Secretary

-

-

Wong, Alice

-

Chief of Staff

James Yousif

D. Comm

Mark Wall

Press Secretary

-

819-953-1144

Yelich, Lynne

Foreign Affairs

Chief of Staff

Stacey Gairdner

D. Comm

-

Press Secretary

-

613-944-2300

Prime Minister’s Press Office

Andrew MacDougall (Director of communications) 613-992-4211

Stephen Lecce (Deputy director of communications) 613-952-7699

Carl Vallée (Press secretary) 613-957-5555

Julie Vaux (Press secretary) 613-952-7344

—Compiled by Laura Ryckewaert (lryckewaert@hilltimes.com), updated to July 24, 2013.