Prior to joining CHG’s Toronto office in November 2014, Rick Johnson proudly served as an elected Member of Provincial Parliament for Haliburton Kawartha Lakes-Brock. As an MPP, Rick most rewarding moments were spent with his constituents, while his greatest challenges were met in the numerous political roles he undertook. Today Rick brings his insights to CHG, providing strategic government relations plans and advice that help clients understand and work within the realm of the possible, and reach their goals. Before entering politics, Rick enjoyed a successful career in music. Along with his wife, singer Terri Crawford, Rick wrote and recorded five pop albums and four children’s CDs, and toured extensively throughout Canada. After his defeat in the October 2011 election, Rick attended York University and achieved a Certificate in Dispute Resolution. Over the years Rick has also been involved in many community committees and boards, and has helped raise thousands of dollars in support of a various local and not-for-profit groups. His support for positive public policy that enhances people’s lives remains his driving force.
Sep 24: The PAAC BC Chapter (PAAC-BC) in Vancouver invites you to attend the 2019 annual meeting! Great opportunity to meet your chapter reps and get involved! More details here: ow.ly/GeSQ50vMujg #BCpoli pic.twitter.com/1d2RZvCr2G
Sept 18: Join a lively discussion with #ONpoli healthcare experts! Opening remarks by MPP @RobinMartinPC Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Health. @AlzheimerOnt @Piroska_Bata @RNAO Last chance to register: ow.ly/ERQy50wbo5d pic.twitter.com/B4k9DYwKp6
Experts on misinformation, including the former head of Canada’s spy agency, are urging Canadians to be more aware of the consequences when they share news online without checking that it’s authentic #cdnpoli #elx19. ow.ly/36nD50w8xbb
PAAC is Heading West (Again!) Alberta has long been the epicentre of public affairs activities in the West, and it is high time we launch a Chapter there! Join us Sept 23 for a BBQ and Refreshments in Edmonton to launch the PAAC Alberta Chapter. #ABpoli ow.ly/fFqV50vMtUe pic.twitter.com/h4G3bCWYeT