Ann MacKenzie is the Executive Director of Atlantic Canada at The Conference Board of Canada and oversees the Board's business growth strategy in the region. Ann leads all business development activities and is responsible for senior relationships with the Board's key clients in Atlantic Canada.
Ann has more than 25 years of experience in the field, including in strategic planning and financial stewardship, and has a record of developing and implementing policies, programs and processes that grow revenue and expand business.
Prior to joining the Board, Ann spent 14 years with Film Nova Scotia, a provincial crown corporation, where she developed extensive industry experience, and built strong relationships with leaders in the federal and provincial governments, as well as in the business community in Nova Scotia and internationally.
Having also worked for several years in the private sector, her expertise spans multiple business environments in the private and public sectors. Ann's fiscal acumen has earned her considerable respect in the financial community, and strong relationships with auditors, analysts and leading financiers.