Welcome to Cathy Dornan Public Affairs

For 22 years, Cathy has worked in the public relations and public affairs business.
She has honed her skills in issues management, strategic communications planning, media relations, media training, crisis communications and emergency response.

In addition to traditional public affairs expertise, Cathy is a sought after advisor on issues related to the local political, economic and social environment in Atlantic Canada. Working with companies such as Chevron Canada Resources, New Millennium Iron, Tata Steel Minerals Canada, Newfoundland Transshipment Limited, Canship Ugland, and Statoil, Cathy...

Issues Management

Every organization faces issues that affect their business. An organization can be reactive in how they deal with issues or they can proactively plan for issues that are likely to affect the business. Fundamentally, the...

Crisis Communications

The first few hours after a crisis strikes could prove to be the most important few hours in your organization’s future. How you react, how you respond, what you say and how you say it could be the difference between survival...

Media Training

Executive Media Training Executive Media Training offered by Cathy Dornan Public Affairs is aimed at senior leaders who are preparing to be a potential spokesperson for their organization. Organizations...

Strategic Counsel

Why develop strategic communications in your organization? Strategic communications must be considered a means to an end for an organization to achieve its ultimate business goals. A...