DIRECTOR OF CLIENT SERVICES, WESTERN REGION
E: david.smith [at] stratcom.ca
T: 604.681.3030 x 32
In addition to his responsibilities as Director of Client Service, Western Region, David is a Senior Consultant in fundraising, where he specializes in telephone fundraising and monthly giving programs, and in research where he specializes quantitative research (opinion polling, membership surveys, etc). He brings more than thirty years experience in both qualitative and quantitative research in both the academic and non-profit worlds, and extensive experience with non profits, advocacy organizations, social movements and labour unions.
Throughout the 1980s, David was actively involved in the peace and environmental movements and was one of the two senior staff at the Canadian Peace Alliance during the first Gulf War in 1991. During the same period, David was a consultant at the Participatory Research Group working in a variety of areas including program evaluations, women’s labour force status and oral histories.
David joined Strategic Communications in 1996 when he was brought on board to open the Vancouver office. At David received his M.A. in Economics from the University of Toronto in 1982. He studied at the graduate level in the School of Communications at Simon Fraser University.