Anthony Fast

Anthony brings over 20 years of experience in analysis and solutions design to the projects he is involved in. Having worked extensively within the not-for-profit and education sectors, he has developed a keen ability to synthesize competing needs, communicate and negotiate with stakeholders, and create consensus around common goals. A life-long learner, he is currently leveraging his most recent studies in technology to foster efficiency and collaboration within organizations.

Anthony holds a Master’s Degree in Political Studies from the University of Manitoba where he worked as an Assistant Professor and Program Manager in the Management Studies Division of the Faculty of Continuing Studies, designing and administrating 4 multi-year certificate programs for the professional development of upper-level managers. He was recruited into academic publishing where he spent 15 years independently managing a regional office for 3 major international publishing houses, sourcing and developing resources for university students. His own education has been continual, having also obtained a Certificate in Entrepreneurship through BCIT’s Venture Development Centre, an Advanced Certificate in Applied Project Management, a Diploma in Computer Information Technology from BCIT, and two ‘Comp TIA’ computer certifications: A+ and Network +. He is currently involved in launching a new business venture helping small businesses optimize their use of technology.