David Plaxton, Ph. D.

Senior Project Manager | Research & Insights

Government of Ontario

With over 20 years of professional experience in public-opinion and market research, David has worked with multiple clients in both the public and private sectors. For the last 14 years, David has managed and/or consulted on research projects on diverse topics, from distracted driving behaviour, to cannabis use, perceptions of the education and health care systems, and hundreds of projects on the myriad ways government and citizens interact in Ontario. An expert analyst, David is called upon to interpret and understand the strategic policy and communications implications of the public-opinion studies he consults on and procures. David completed his undergraduate education in Alberta and holds graduate degrees from Queen’s University.