Anne Marie Johnston, PMP
Chief Operating Officer
Areas of Practice
Anne Marie joined Hammerco in 2023 as the Chief Operating Officer. She brings over 20 years of experience in various leadership roles encompassing operations, finance, HR, and Marketing across diverse sectors such as Retail Banking, Higher Education, and non-profit foundations.
Recently, Anne Marie held the position of principal consultant at Designed Progress Consulting Ltd, where her responsibilities involved collaborating with non-profit organizations throughout Canada. During her tenure, she spearheaded crucial strategic initiatives, including the successful implementation of finance, HR, and fundraising systems. Before her consulting career, she served as the COO at MakeWay Foundation, a national charity dedicated to environmental and social justice causes. In this capacity, she restructured financial reporting systems, introduced an advanced customer relationship management system, and effectively optimized operational costs, redirecting valuable resources toward impactful environmental programs. Her passion lies in streamlining systems and processes to enhance productivity, maximize profitability, and deliver exceptional client service.
- MBA, Queen’s University, 2002
- BA in Applied Geography, Toronto Metropolitan University, 1989