Jean-Simon Farrah

Director, Communications & Public Affairs
jsfarrah [at]
416 620 7171 x 248

JS Farrah is the Director, Communications & Public Affairs at ESAC. He comes to ESAC with a diverse and extensive public affairs and communications background that includes both public and private sector roles. He most recently served as Senior Policy Advisor to the Ontario Minister of Francophone Affairs where he oversaw stakeholder relations, public policy work and communications.  He has also held the positions of Senior Press Secretary to the Premier of Ontario, Government Relations Advisor at Canadian Tire Corporation and Research Analyst at Nanos Research.

JS is originally from the Magdalen Islands in Quebec and is fully bilingual.  He holds a Bachelor Degree in Social Sciences from the University of Ottawa and a Master’s Degree in Political Science from McGill University in Montreal.