Experience

 

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Government Relations Department, Ontario Real Estate Association

– Researched and presented options/recommendations to senior management on government policies that impact OREA members
– Advised senior management on compliance requirements set out by various jurisdictions on laws that impact OREA members (REALTORS®)
– Conducted policy research and analysis on affordable housing initiatives across Canada
– Drafted blog posts and press releases for the association- https://www.oreablog.com/index.php/author/clareborea-com/
– Maintained Queen’s Park contact directories
– Received highest level of performance evaluation credit (Outstanding)


Strategic Resource and Policy, Liberal Caucus Service Bureau

– Critically analyzed voting histories to find patterns and inconsistencies
– Monitored and summarized press conferences to brief Members’ and Ministers’ staff
– Flagged important issues to the Office of the Premier or Ministers’ staff in advance of question period, scrums or press conferences, ensuring accuracy under strict deadlines
– Extensive media monitoring of traditional and social media for the provincial Liberal Caucus
– Fact checking research on a wide range of issues for Members, Ministers and the Office of the Premier
– Received high level of performance evaluation credit (Excellent)

Procedural Services Division, Legislative Assembly of Ontario

– Researched and proposed an electronic system which would cut Committee process times from days to minutes and reduce costs by an estimated $20, 000 per session of Parliament
– Researched methods for posting Committee submissions in over 20 jurisdictions
– Wrote two short articles for the Assembly’s next Opening Ceremonies booklet
– Assembled committee documents and travelled across Ontario with the Finance and Economic Affairs Committee in order to assist committee clerk
– Received highest level of performance evaluation credit (Outstanding)
– Wrote report on streamlining committee submissions which won the University of Waterloo Dean of Arts Outstanding Work-Term Report Award


Innovation Office, Ministry of the Attorney General

– Project lead on two different initiatives to innovate the Ministry’s current processes, including a project estimated to reduce visitor process times with annual efficiency savings at $35, 000
– Conducted and summarized jurisdictional scans on court interpreting models in over 15 different jurisdictions
– Member of the Ideas and Innovation Fund (IF…) Committee, which won a Project Excellence Award in Exceptional Project Team Category and nominated for Prix Excelsior Award in the Innovation category
– Jointly developed and designed a partnership proposal between the Ministry of the Attorney General’s office and Ryerson University
– Received highest level of performance evaluation credit (Outstanding)

 

Ontario Undergraduate Student Alliance

– Selected to represent University of Waterloo students at the fall General Assembly
– Provided policy advice on various policy papers
– Proposed effective solutions on complex issues

 

Kitchener Rangers, Ontario Hockey League

– Coordinated live interactive promotional events for over 35 games.
– Selected to organize and co-ordinate special events with other interns.
– Demonstrated ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment for over 7 000+ fans
– Liaised with corporate partners on event nights

 

City of Markham

Customer Service Associate
– Resolved issues and concerns raised by members of the public.
– Dealt with sensitive topics as required.

Hockey Camp Coach / Learn to Skate Instructor
– Worked independently and as part of a team to organize and facilitate drills
– Adapted activities to player needs to further learning
– Developed daily lesson plans for classes

 

City of Waterloo

– Provided prompt and courteous customer service to members of the public in response to inquiries and concerns
– Assisted patrons in registrations and refunds
– Updated daily log information