Bill Anderson is a Vice President with Crestview Strategy in Edmonton.
Bill views challenges as potential opportunities and thrives under pressure. Backed by over a decade of policy and communications expertise in the public and private sectors, he has a proven track record of understanding what drives government decision-making and delivering high-stakes public policy objectives for clients. Bill is an expert in turning public affairs strategies into action and influencing critical public policy decisions.
Before joining Crestview Strategy, Bill was the lead government relations counsel for a major financial institution. In 2016, he became the youngest Communications Director in the BC Public Service, leading external relations across multiple departments and government policy initiatives. He has also worked with federal and provincial cabinet ministers in Ottawa, Edmonton, and Victoria and served as a senior policy advisor to the Premier of Alberta.
Bill earned his Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Political Science at Carleton University. He received the President’s Award of Excellence while at Servus Credit Union. He currently serves on the board of directors for the Public Affairs Association of Canada’s Alberta chapter and is an active volunteer in his community.