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Jess Taylor

External Relations Specialist

Jess is a passionate communicator with experience teaching, conducting research, and working within the public relations & marketing realms, varying her interests between health, research, and policy.

Completing her Master of Arts in Communication at Simon Fraser University, Jess focused her research on Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID), writing a thesis titled “Communicating Contentious Issues In Canada: Analyzing Media Discourse of Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID)” where she analyzed print media’s perception and presentation of the topic.

Currently, Jess serves as Communications & Administrative Coordinator at the Business Council of Alberta where she works to unite people, province, and community to create a more prosperous Alberta for all. Her work at BCA includes running BCAs social accounts, developing the AlbertaBETTER newsletter, coordinating web content, hosting member meetings, and her flagship project, Alberta’s Mobile Vaccination Clinic (MVC) where she was the communications lead on the project.

In her spare time she is often found working on her health, expanding her knowledge of new and exciting topics, and communicating with friends from around the world.