About Us

The firm specializes in providing consulting services to not-for-profit and public sector organizations and since 1987 has assisted over 450 local, provincial, national and international organizations in the areas of staff recruitment, board training, meeting facilitation and organizational effectiveness reviews.

Tom Abbott AMC

Tom Abbott Sr

Founder, Tom Abbott Sr., B.Comm., CGA, CAE started the company in 1987 and is the architect of the Complementary Model of board governance. He has been awarded the Dalton N. Murphy, CAE Award by the BC Chapter of the Canadian Society of Association Executives. The award was granted to him “in recognition of both outstanding and sustained contributions to the association community”.

Tom Abbott AMC NPO Solutions

Tom Abbott Jnr

Tom (TJ) Abbott Jr. is an authority on Governance. He is the Managing Director of AMC NPO Solutions, the architect of ‘The Complementary Model of Board Governance’ which is widely used within the not-for-profit sector. Tom has over 25 years experience as CEO, President and board director of several not-for-profit organizations. He is the author of two books and his article, One Way to Govern: The Complementary Model of Board Governance, was published in the Sept-Oct 2015 issue of Board Leadership, Wiley Periodicals Inc., A Wiley Company. He is also a Certified Speaking ProfessionalTM, a designation held by 1.5% of speakers globally. Tom lives in Singapore with his wife and two sons and regularly speaks in over 15 countries throughout the year.