About the Campaign Team

Amanda Gadke, Campaign Manager

Amanda Gadke graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University with a degree in Psychology and is a Masters student in the Neuroscience and Applied Cognitive Science Department at the University of Guelph.  Her interests include science, animal behaviour, gardening and volunteering at various charitable organizations.


Tim Rudkins, Assistant Campaign Manager
Tim is a project management trainer/consultant who was worked with the green party for approximately 10 years.  Tim is currently the owner of PM Services, Footprints Eco-Resort and is the managing directory of Green Enterprise Ontario.

Bruce Hearns, Chief Financial Officer
Bruce Hearns has been an active member of the Green Party for over 10 years and is also active in the community working on energy and economic issues.

Heather Davies, Communications Officer
Originally from Montreal, Heather spent several years working abroad before returning to Canada where she now calls Toronto “home”. She has always loved working with people as proved by her time as a Reporter for CFRB News, Teaching ESL to both children and adults, and now in her current role as a Media Project Manager at one of Canada’s largest broadcasters. Outside of work, Heather spends her time cycling, swimming, playing hockey, and spending time with friends and neighbours in The Junction. Heather is thrilled to be working with The Green Party of Ontario as a Communications Officer and invites members of the public to contact her with any questions on our campaign within the Parkdale-High Park riding!


Blair Renaud, Graphics and Multimedia


Ryan Oram, Social Media


Research and Policy Team

Mike Christie, Policy Advisor (Environment, Energy, Science, Food, Health)

Zak Fiddes, Policy Advisor

John Xu, Policy Advisor

Alex Trottier, Research

Canvassing Team

Kevin Smith
Kevin Smith is a spokesperson for humanist and secularist values. He has been self- employed for over 20 years, believing in a free market society that includes social and green policies.  His environmental concerns are evident in his solar powered vacation retreat near Algonquin Park.

Jaclyn Smith


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