Michael Lohner is an accomplished government relations, public policy and strategic planning consultant with a strong record of achievement in the public, private and political sectors.
Michael’s experience as a trusted advisor and strategist is supported by a foundation of almost three decades of political experience – in campaign management, as a Chief of Staff to the Klein government, and in a volunteer capacity. He also brings significant private sector management experience supplemented by an MBA from Queens University.
Michael cofounded Canadian Strategy Group in 2008 with Hal Danchilla. In 2018, Canadian Strategy Group entered into a joint venture with Crestview Strategy.
Michael has been in the war room during several provincial elections, managed a provincial leadership campaign, and has been frequently called upon for operational expertise, candidate training, or advice to candidates or elected officials.
Michael regularly provides media commentary and speaks to executives and associations about politics and government.