Welcoming our New Public Affairs Director: Abra Rissi

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Wednesday, August 11, 2021 View Count = 1136

Welcoming our New Public Affairs Director: Abra Rissi

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The Samara Centre for Democracy is pleased to announce that Abra Rissi has joined the organization as our Public Affairs Director. In this role, Abra will be responsible for leading a range of strategic initiatives to enhance engagement with the Samara Centre’s research and programs.
Throughout her career Abra has focused on promoting active citizenship and an inclusive democracy. For over a decade, she has worked alongside government and elected officials, and collaborated with advocacy and community groups. She brings over a decade of public experience to the Samara Centre, having previously held positions in the office of The Rt. Hon. Adrienne Clarkson, TakingITGlobal and Massey College. 

Read more about Abra's professional background on our staff page.


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