Economic Development Specialist
Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs
Stephen Morris, is a Team Lead with the Regional Economic Development Branch in the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs. He is currently the program lead for the Ontario Business Retention and Expansion program. In 2015, the province released its revised BR+E program that included an updated manual, surveys, process and training, which was led by Stephen. Stephen has his Master's in Local Economic Development from the University of Waterloo and has been a certified Economic Development practitioner through the Economic Development Association of Canada since 2003.