Our Team

Tarra Drevet, PhD

Project Coordinator, Simpson Centre

E tarra.drevet@ucalgary.ca

Dr. Drevet has a PhD in socio-cultural anthropology from Rice University. Her research interests focus on policymaking in a federal context as well as the dynamics of policy formation for international trade. Training in the social sciences informs her thinking about the effects of policy for businesses and citizens. She worked overseas for almost 20 years (France, USA, Switzerland, Australia). Her experience in program management and communications working for a large multinational corporation is helping to build the capacity of the Simpson Centre to shape public dialogue on agribusiness and agri-food in Canada.