Jonathan Scott


Jonathan Scott is principal of a boutique communications and government relations consultancy; he and his team work with clients to meet their goals and develop memorable and effective communications and advocacy campaigns, with clients in Canada, the United States and China.

Jonathan previously worked as communications director for the Ontario Liberal caucus at Queen’s Park and as public relations director at Key Gordon Communications Inc, an advertising agency for green and ethical products and causes in Toronto. He also worked as a speechwriter for the former Premier of Ontario.

He has managed campaigns and done communications for progressive candidates across Canada at all three levels of government, including ongoing work with the Ontario Liberal Party, as well as in the United Kingdom.

He is a regular political commentator on CTV News Channel, and his writing on politics, marketing, education, religion and current affairs have appeared in, Monocle, The Globe and Mail, The National Post, The Toronto Star,, The Huffington Post, The Bradford Times, The Presbyterian Record, Education Canada, Education Today, The Federalist Trust and Loonie Politics.

Jonathan studied English literature at the University of Toronto and earned his law degree at Cardiff School of Law and Politics.




We need to transition away from fare-based transit systems
Who would have thought? Ontario really likes Doug Ford (for now)
Here’s the list of political podcasts that I’m enjoying
Let’s make this a ‘Year of Jubilee’ and forgive student debt
Opposition leaders need to seize on real change and forget about the ankle-biting
Andrew Scheer is a nitwit.
No answers, but I certainly have questions in these pandemic times
Ford government has been schooled by Ontario’s teachers
We need more transit and it should be free
The UK and the USA are two countries united in grief of their own making