Anne Marie Johnston

Anne Marie Johnston

Chief Operating Officer

Anne Marie Johnston joined Tides Canada in August 2014 and leads organizational operations, including oversight of finance, information systems, human resources, impact assessment, and communications and marketing. She brings extensive strategic and operational experience to the position.

Before joining Tides Canada, Anne Marie served as Managing Director, Development and Alumni Engagement Services at the University of British Columbia, one of Canada’s leading universities and the first in Canada to undertake a $1.5-billion fundraising campaign. Known for her leadership in operational and cultural transformation, Anne Marie’s career has taken her across the country, spearheading large-scale operational projects for Vancity Savings and Credit Union and Royal Bank of Canada.

Anne Marie holds a BA in Applied Geography from Ryerson University and an MBA from Queen’s University. She enjoys spending her free time sharing the love of the outdoors with her family.