PCA Announces New Director of Public Affairs in Ontario

The Progressive Contractors Association of Canada (PCA) is delighted to welcome Stephen Hamilton as its new Director of Public Affairs in Ontario.

“I am very pleased to have such an experienced government relations professional join our team,” said Karen Renkema, Vice-President, Ontario for the Progressive Contractors Association of Canada (PCA). “Stephen brings extensive industry knowledge, integrity, and fantastic relationships that he’s built over the years. His industry acumen will be instrumental in our drive to keep Ontario’s construction market fair, open and competitive.”

Stephen has a deep understanding of public policy and the construction industry after serving as a Senior Policy Advisor on municipal and planning issues at the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing. He also brings a decade of experience in Stakeholder and Government Relations at the Ontario Home Builders’ Association.

“I’m delighted to join a national team that’s dedicated to ensuring all contractors and workers have an opportunity to build Ontario’s infrastructure and economy,” said Hamilton. “I look forward to serving PCA members by continuing to work collaboratively with both industry stakeholders and government.”  

Stephen has a BA from Queens University and MA from Dalhousie in Public Policy.