Paige MacPherson is Atlantic Director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation, Canada’s leading non-partisan taxpayer advocacy group, where she previously served as Alberta Director. Throughout her career, she has been a voice for ordinary citizens and pushed for greater government accountability.
Paige was raised in Pickering, Ontario, and her work has taken her from coast-to-coast, working in Cape Breton, Halifax, Fredericton, Ottawa, Toronto, Vancouver and Calgary.
As an elections reporter and weekend television host for Sun News Network, Paige traveled the country to cover four provincial elections. She has contributed opinions and news coverage to national, provincial and local newspapers, television and radio programs across Canada.
Prior to her work with Sun News, Paige worked in communications and media relations at the Atlantic Institute for Market Studies (AIMS), a Halifax-based think tank. While there she started AIMS on Campus, a free-market university outreach program.
Paige earned her undergraduate degree in political science from Dalhousie University in Halifax and is a Master of Public Policy candidate at the University of Calgary.