Our Work

Micheline McKay leads a consulting practice committed to delivering public policy results for clients in the cultural and not-for-profit sectors.

Understanding governments’ priorities and the public agenda, as they impact your needs and issues, is key to developing clear messages and strategies to deliver results for your organization.

Having the research and organizational capacity to back it up is vital.

MM+A works with organizations to provide:

  • Government relations, stakeholder liaison and strategic advice
  • Public policy analysis and environmental scans
  • Research and key informant interviews
  • Strategic planning
  • Advocacy workshops and presentations

Recent work

Micheline McKay successfully works with a variety of cultural and not-for-profit organizations on their government relations and public policy priorities. Please contact her to learn more.

She has undertaken organizational development projects with the Association of Canadian Choral Conductors, Folk Alliance Canada and the Ontario Association of Art Galleries. Micheline has delivered advocacy workshops for the Canadian and Provincial Arts Funders and the Professional Association of Canadian Theatres and made public policy presentations to the Ontario Museum Association, among others.

Research projects include:

  • An environmental scan of the Canadian music sector for the Canadian Public Arts Funders
  • A report on the findings of stakeholder interviews on the potential value of federal-provincial secretariat (the precursor to Canadian Public Arts Funders)
  • A study into the creative capacity in Canadian rural and remote communities for the Creative Cities Network
  • A review of the Export Fund of the Ontario Media Development Corporation

Our clients return.  Please contact us for references.

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