Maryscott Greenwood opened Crestview Strategy US as Partner and Managing Director in 2019 and is stepping down as of September 30 having accepted a global leadership role with Manulife Financial Corporation. Scotty has played a pivotal role in expanding Crestview Strategy’s business to the US, applying her expertise in Canada/US relations and public policy to help guide Crestview Strategy’s success in the US market and internationally.
As of today, Christine McMillan, Partner, Crestview Strategy will be assuming interim leadership of Crestview Strategy’s US operations based out of Washington D.C. McMillan brings over two decades of expertise in public affairs to the role. Prior to becoming a Partner at Crestview Strategy in 2016, McMillan oversaw the 2013 Leadership process with the successful election of Premier Kathleen Wynne. Since joining Crestview Strategy, Christine also served as the Ontario Liberal Party 2022 Campaign Director and was appointed Secretary-General to help run the 2020 Leadership Convention.
“I want to thank my fabulous colleagues and clients at Crestview Strategy for the opportunity to bring the brand into the US. It has been an extraordinary opportunity over the past several years,” said Maryscott Greenwood. “I am confident that Christine’s leadership and expertise will further drive the strategy and success of the firm in the years to come.”
“While we’re sad to lose Maryscott Greenwood as Partner and Managing Director of Crestview Strategy US, we’re thrilled that her expertise and professional success is being recognized in the form of her new role,” said Christine McMillan, Partner, Crestview Strategy. “I am looking forward to applying my partnership experience in the Canadian firm to help further drive growth for Crestview Strategy US.”
Matthew John, Chief Operating Officer of Crestview Strategy said “Crestview Strategy thanks Maryscott Greenwood for lending her experience to help the firm expand and grow in the US. We’re confident that Christine’s public and private sector experience will help continue our growth in the US market.”
Crestview Strategy will continue servicing its clients without any service disruptions under Christine McMillan’s leadership.