Laurie Jackson Instructor, Marketing
Dr. Laurie Jackson specializes in teaching marketing and communications courses at all levels. Her professional background is in public relations. She previously held positions as Director of Communications for the Ministry of Finance and Corporate Relations, and prior to that, the Director of Public Affairs for the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology. She has been a strategic planning and communications consultant, working with businesses and public sector organizations including BC ministries and agencies, First Nations, and local governments as well as several agencies in New Zealand, where she taught for 8 years. She holds a PhD in Geography (Resource Management) from the University of Victoria where she studied environmental conflict and communication.