Anne Patterson leads government relations and communications at ICTC, shaping and executing ICTC’s strategic communications, brand marketing, and public and government relations initiatives.  


An executive leader, strategist, brand builder, and facilitator with experience across 25 countries, Anne's work has spanned international development, movement-building, social enterprise, labour, research, partnerships, and fundraising. Her work has taken her to the UN and the World Economic Forum and has been featured in the Guardian, CBC, Globe and Mail, the Stanford Social Innovation Review, and other high-profile outlets around the world. 

Before joining ICTC, Anne served as acting executive director and director of communications at Canada’s Labour Market Information Council (LMIC) and as director of communications at Digital Opportunity Trust (DOT), an international NGO focused on digital skills development. She is an alumna of the University of Waterloo.