As Principal of Hill Solutions Public Affairs, Denise works with leaders and stakeholders across national, provincial and local governments to drive results for a wide range of clients. A seasoned political strategist, she shares insight and analysis through various media including as a regular panelist on CTV Power Play and 1310 Power Lunch.
She is past president of the Canadian Club of Ottawa; and serves on the Telus Ottawa Community Board. She was a director of the Youth Services Bureau Charitable Foundation; the Algonquin College Foundation Board; chair of Ottawa’s Fund for a New Generation; and founder of both the Black Women’s Civic Engagement Network and the Vivante fundraiser for the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario.
Amongst awards, Denise Siele is a 2015 recipient of the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce Forty under 40 Award; 2015 Ottawa Life Magazine Top 25 People in the Capital; and in 2016 was named one of the 100 Most Accomplished Black Canadian Women.
She lives in Ottawa with her husband Fred Sherman and their son.