Director, Communications and Public Affairs
Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences
Andrea Marshall is a seasoned public relations professional with 15 years’ experience in both private and public sector industries. Currently, she is Director, Communications and Public Affairs at Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences (Ontario Shores), a public specialty hospital that provides specialized assessment and treatment services for people living with complex mental illness. Ms. Marshall is responsible for developing, implementing and evaluating corporate communications strategies and programs in areas such as stakeholder engagement, brand and reputation management, employee communications, media relations and creative services.
As part of her portfolio she also provides leadership for the Centre of Education and Organizational Development as well as Volunteer Services, Spiritual Care and Conference Place. Prior to Ontario Shores, Ms. Marshall worked at Ontario Pharmacists Association and Edelman Public Relations. Ms. Marshall is second Vice-President of the Board of Directors for the Denise House, an organization in Durham Region that provides shelter and support for abused women and children.