Derek Fildebrandt is the Alberta Director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation.
He served as the CTF’s National Research Director from 2009 to 2012 where he focused on Freedom of Information, public sector and MP pension reform, and federal program spending reviews.
Before joining the CTF, Fildebrandt was a policy analyst for the Forum of Labour Market Ministers in Victoria, BC where he worked to liberalize inter-provincial trade and labour mobility.
Fildebrandt grew up in small military-towns in eastern Ontario, graduated from Carleton University in 2008, and now lives with his family in Calgary, Alberta.
When he’s not working, Derek is a fisherman, sport shooter and heavy-metal guitarist.