Paighton Smyth

Partner Engagement Coordinator

Paighton Smyth is the Partner Engagement Coordinator at the Canadian Centre for Food Integrity working to develop innovative systems and effective tools to build value for members and partners. Paighton graduated from the University of Guelph with a BSc. in Animal Science and holds a MSc. in Capacity Development & Extension.

Paighton has worked with the CCFI team designing the public trust research initiatives, developing communication strategies, and supporting event coordination since 2017. Prior to joining CCFI, Paighton has worked with OMAFRA, the University of Guelph and local agriculture organizations in the roles of education, communications, and project management.

Paighton is an enthusiastic young professional who brings passion for agriculture and the Canadian food system to the table.