Timothy Ames

As executive director, Tim is responsible for the implementation of the collaborative strategic direction of both PLAN & Plan Institute, a role that he has held for almost five years. Tim has also served as a community connector for PLAN, sat on the board of Plan Institute and worked for three years as General Manager for Tyze – an online personal networking service and a certified B-Corp Social Enterprise developed by PLAN. Tim also teaches sustainable innovation and is a mentor in residence at Simon Fraser University and the Venture Connection. Before working in the not-for-profit sector, Tim was the managing director and vice-president of an international technology company and worked in Canada, the U.S. and Europe. Tim brings more than 25 years of experience in business, sales, management and personal development and is passionate about helping people and organizations create success and sustainability.