JoAnne Doyle is a Chief Operating Officer of United Way Toronto & York Region. In her role, she oversees United Way’s business operations, organizational planning and governance functions. This includes building effective operational models that address global trends and challenges that shape United Way’s work. JoAnne also steers the integration of our work with United Ways across Canada and internationally. JoAnne first joined United Way in 2011 as Senior Vice President, Community Impact. In this position, she led and shaped a streamlined, community-facing department and provided leadership on United Way’s strategic initiatives, community investment and partnership building, research, evaluation, and public policy. Prior to her current position, JoAnne maintained the role of Chief Operations & Strategy Officer, where she oversaw core cross-divisional teams including Finance and Administration; Information Technology and Operations; Strategy, Research and Evaluation; Communications and Public Affairs; and Planning and Governance. JoAnne has deep roots in the community and social services sectors with expertise in community health. Through her independent consulting practice, she’s helped numerous organizations in areas such as capacity building, strategic planning, governance, and operations. A dedicated volunteer, she has held Board and Executive Committee positions for the Welcome Inn Centre. Her previous roles include Executive Director at the Guelph Community Health Centre and the North Hamilton Community Health Centre. JoAnne holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Business Administration from McMaster University.