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Isabel Metcalfe knows Ottawa: Over forty years working with government has taught her how to connect with decision makers to inform policy.

When it comes to government, she knows who to talk to, what to say and how to get things done. Clients count on both her hard work and solid advice.

Drawing on her extensive experience with NGOs and national organizations, she specializes in the not for profit sector and labour.

Isabel is an award-winning business women and a strong advocate in the community.

Well connected, pragmatic, diligent and thorough, she’s eager to move the dial on issues and will efficiently reach out to others for expertise and assistance.

With her help, your organization will be able to demonstrate tangible results to your members.


  • Not for Profit Organizations
  • National Associations
  • Indigenous
  • Organized Labour
  • Cultural

Unique Value

Agile and Lean

Isabel can quickly respond to both your current needs and unfolding issues, while bringing clients great value for their investment.


Isabel’s passion for good public policy and extensive expertise makes her eager to help others get results. Well respected, she works well with others to bring a professional package for your group.


From the Prime Minister’s Office to City Hall, Isabel’s experience in Ottawa spans over 40 years. Well connected, she knows where to focus efforts and how to get things done.

Community Involvement

Not only has Isabel helped us navigate through a difficult time, but she’s made sure that the concerns of workers in live performance have reached the highest level of the Government of Canada.

Ken MacKenziePresident, Associated Designers of Canada

Isabel is always able to arrange for us to meet with the right people at the right time with the right message so that our concerns are heard. Not only that, they are scheduled in a way that really allows me to use my time efficiently.

Arden R. RyshpanExecutive Director, Canadian Actors' Equity Association

Header Photo: Mark Sutcliffe, Mayor,  City of Ottawa Swearing In, December 2022