Danielle McGee is the Director of Community Relations for Mayor Jim Watson. She has been serving in the Mayor’s Office since 2010, and as Director of Community Relations since 2012.
She builds and maintains good relationships and provides advise and communications support on a wide range of issues and community outreach activities.
She was also the Campaign Manager for Jim Watson during his two successful re-election campaigns in 2014 and 2018.
Prior to this, Danielle worked on Parliament Hill for two Members of Parliament, on numerous Ottawa area provincial and federal election campaigns and nominations, as well as a federal leadership campaign, and worked for Jim Watson when he served as Member of Provincial Parliament for Ottawa West-Nepean and Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing.
She is a proud graduate of Carleton University with a BA (Hons) in Political Science, Concentration in Political Theory and Minor in Law.
She lives in Ottawa with her husband David and their wonderful daughter Sophia.