About Us

AMC NPO Solutions specializes in providing consulting services to not-for-profit and public sector organizations. Since 1987, AMC has assisted over 450 local, provincial, national and international organizations in the areas of strategic planning and board governance training, meeting facilitation and organizational effectiveness reviews.

Tom Abbott AMC

Tom Abbott Sr

Our late founder, Tom Abbott Sr., B.Comm., CGA, CAE started the company in 1987 and was the architect of the Complementary Model of Board Governance. He was 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 and is the Managing Director of AMC NPO Solutions. 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.