Brett Byers is the Communications and Digital Media Manager at the Macdonald-Laurier Institute. Prior to joining MLI, Brett worked for the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission as a communications officer specializing in social media management and media monitoring. In addition to his professional experience, Brett previously served as a regional co-ordinator for Generation Screwed in association with the Canadian Taxpayer’s Federation. He holds a Joint Honours in Communications and Political Science from the University of Ottawa.