Laryssa Waler


Laryssa is a problem solver and storyteller. There is no issue too big that she can’t handle. She helps organizations tell their best story to their intended audience.

Laryssa started her career in Ottawa, working in the Harper government at Health Canada and Industry Canada. She cut her teeth on several big files including auto industry restructuring, the digital economy, infrastructure programs, telecom and the Chemical Management Plan. She served as the Executive Director of Communications to Ontario Premier Doug Ford, 2018-2020.

In addition to her extensive experience in government and politics, Laryssa has worked with the construction, cannabis, alcohol, gambling, non-profit, media, health and energy sectors.

Laryssa is a Niagara native, and currently lives in Toronto with her husband and two children. She holds a degree from the University of Toronto, and a graduate certificate in Public Relations from Humber College. She is fluent in English, Ukrainian and French.