Elizabeth Barr

Coordinator, Business Affairs



Elizabeth supports both the Industrial Relations and the Business Affairs departments in her position at the CMPA.

A member of two of departments in the organization, she is a key point of contact for CMPA members and industry stakeholders who require assistance. She supports senior staff and champions Canadian arts and culture both professionally and personally.

Prior to her current role, Elizabeth was receptionist/administrative assistant at the CMPA. Elizabeth has interned with production companies iThentic and Insight Productions (Canada’s Walk of Fame), and with the talent agency The Characters.

Elizabeth holds an honours BA in theatre and English from the University of Ottawa, and has a post-graduate diploma in television writing and producing from Humber College. She obtained the Osgoode Certificate in Entertainment Law and is pursuing her 250-hour Yoga Teacher Training.

Elizabeth’s favourite piece of CanCon is Incendies, because it helped her realize that maybe, just maybe, her own family isn’t so bad.