Mary Ann Buffam joined CBS in November 2018 in the role of Director of Development, Marketing and Communications.
Mary Ann brings over 28 years of development, marketing and communications experience, leading teams in large complex non-profit organizations as well as providing strategic resource development leadership for small start-up organizations. She is passionate about supporting the growth of organizational mission through the engagement of supporters, philanthropists, churches, and corporations, working with senior volunteers and leadership, branding, positioning and story telling and sharing the impact of the work through dynamic communication, digital technology and good stewardship practices.
Her experience includes leading teams in the international development sector at World Vision Canada, Save the Children Canada and Dignitas International, as well as Tyndale University College and Seminary and Yonge Street Mission. Strongly committed to the study and practice of leadership, Mary Ann brings her experience in management, fund development and marketing to her role to help build the resources for the ministry of the Canadian Bible Society.