Adam Johnson joined Earnscliffe in February 2006. Most recently, Adam served as Director of Parliamentary Affairs and as the BC Policy Advisor for the Federal Industry Minister.
Prior to his public service, Adam was a senior consultant with a respected global communications firm where he provided strategic advice to his clients on issues pertaining to all levels of Government. As a senior advisor to the Minister of Industry he was responsible for legislation, Parliamentary committees, appointments and liaising with the provincial government in British Columbia. Adam also served as a policy advisor, where he was the lead advisor on all policy issues for British Columbia, and nationally for energy, forestry, climate change, life sciences, the pacific gateway, transportation and aboriginal issues. He has been the Executive Director of the Liberal Party of Canada in BC and is active with the BC Liberal Party. In 2011, Adam was selected by his peers in the BC Government Relations sector to serve as the President of the industry association in BC and remains President of the Public Affairs Association of Canada – BC (PAAC-BC).
Adam has a degree in Political Science from the University of Victoria and has two young, very busy boys that keep him and his wife busy.