Ann’s consulting background includes over 28 years of managing large projects across various industries and government organizations ranging from health services, banking, pension & investment management, education, research & development, manufacturing, distribution, transportation, public utilities, food, property development & management, publishing, human resources, not-for-profits and telecommunications. Ann's global business continuity, emergency management, and pandemic planning experience with people, culture, environments and risks includes working with teams in numerous countries across Europe and Asia, Canada, USA, Australia, Mexico, and Brazil.
Ann works with large global corporations, all levels of government, to small businesses, critical infrastructure, numerous business sectors and charitable organizations on business continuity, emergency planning, and IT disaster recovery plans. She also teaches at Centennial College where she helped develop a degree program in emergency management and business continuity. Most recently Ann developed and teaches a course in managing and operating a virtual emergency operations centre.
Ann is a Master Business Continuity Professional (MBCP), and Certified Business Resilience Manager (CBRM) and Member of the Business Continuity Institute (MBCI), all of which are internationally recognized designations in the field. She is a recognized senior consultant in the industry with a prosperous consulting practice.