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Meet The Team


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Kent Waugh

Managing Partner

Kent has 38+ years of experience conducting public consultation on behalf of dozens of communities. He was a pioneer of online research panels, establishing one of the first global panels in 1999. Kent focuses his time helping local governments build all aspects of community engagement capacity.    

Alicia Armstrong

Associate - Programming Design

Alicia is involved in supporting all aspects of our client-partner projects. Her attention to detail and organizational skills supports The W Group’s growth and elevates our team’s efficiency.

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Steve French

Project Manager

Steve provides digital mastery to our SmartForms, Surveys and E-Learning Courses. A keen eye for detail and problem-solving abilities ensure an effortless user experience. He also plays a critical supporting role in overall digital strategy, social media, and leads video production.

Tanya Jutras

Graphic Design & Editing

Tanya provides her skills and expertise in graphic design and editing. Her experience and education in film, animation and graphic design allow her to bring fresh ideas to the creation of digital assets.

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Tammy McKenna

Senior Associate

Tammy's extensive experience in all aspects of research including most specifically in the analysis of data sets enables her to find insights within data and delivery them in concise, clearly understood reports that drive decision-making. 

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Rupinder Baweja

Senior Associate

Rupinder's specialized government consulting background and project management expertise serves her well as The W Group's lead client specialist. Rupinder's proficiency and drive enable her and her team to manage client research and engagement needs seamlessly.

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Lucy Cameron


Alexandra was made for the Internet, or it was made for her. She lends her leading edge Internet marketing and communications expertise to The W Group's e-communications service programs to build community awareness.

Creative Director

Zachary has been working with The W Group for over ten years. Zachary uses his creative direction, video production, and graphic design experience to ensure cohesive and vibrant designs that deliver on client-partner needs. 

Manager of Client-Partner Success

Lucy joins The W Group to support the team as the Manager of Client-Partner Success. Her experience in operations, marketing, and communications will be key in this role and she looks forward  to bringing her positive energy and work ethic to the team.

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Let’s talk about how we can support your municipality with effective survey research and engagement solutions. 

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