Martin Canning

Martin Canning

Executive Director, Government Innovation, Evergreen

As Executive Director, Government Innovation, and former Chief Program Officer at Evergreen Canada, Martin is a part of a leadership team charged with the development and execution of a national suite of programs, focusing on the transition to inclusive, low carbon cities of the future; and evolving the Evergreen Brick Works site and Future Cities Centre into a global hub for urban innovation. 

Prior to Evergreen, Martin’s career has included a number of government and non-profits leadership roles, focusing on policy and program design and execution. Most recently, Martin was an infrastructure advisor to the Government of Ontario on capital planning and procurement policy matters during the largest infrastructure investment in the province’s history ($190B over 13 years). 

He considers Ottawa home and will always remain a proud Centretowner.