Robyn Gray is a Vice President in the Energy and Environment Practice at Sussex Strategy Group. She has a strong background in both government and public affairs, and a passion for energy and environmental issues.
Robyn works with clients on issues related to energy supply, transmission, and related permitting and approvals. Robyn also provides counsel and strategic advice to a number of clients in the environment and waste diversion sector throughout the supply chain. Prior to joining to Sussex, Robyn was a senior consultant at a leading public affairs firm in Australia, providing strategic counsel to a number of domestic and international clients.
Previously, Robyn worked at Queen’s Park for the Minister of Government Services, Minister of Consumer Services, and Minister of the Environment. She has also worked as Deputy Manager, Strategic Research and Policy in Liberal Caucus Services Bureau. On the federal level of government, Robyn worked for the Secretary of State for Rural Development and FedNor, the Minister of Indian and Northern Affairs Canada, and for the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada.
Robyn has a Master’s Degree in Environmental Studies from York University, where she specialized in climate change policy. She also holds an Honours BA in Political Science and Peace & Conflict Studies from the University of Toronto, as well as a Certificate from RMIT University (Australia) for speechwriting.
Robyn is a CSA-certified GHG Inventory Quantifier, and recently earned her certificate in GHG Inventory, Accounting and Reporting from the University of Toronto. She is currently a Board Director of the Public Affairs Association of Canada, as well as a founding member of Nature Canada’s Women for Nature initiative.