Anthony P. Sheehan

Sr. Director, Digital Delivery, NextGen HR & Pay Initiative

Government of Canada (TBS)

Anthony is one of the top digital government innovators within the public sector. He has recently been recruited to be the Sr Director, Digital Delivery, for the new HR & Pay Program (Phoenix replacement) at TBS.

Anthony is a regular speaker and publisher on the topic of Digital Government, having spoken at DPI PDW (2017), GovConnect (2017), Gatineau Ottawa Agile Tour (2017), Transport Canada’s Imagine IT day (2017) as well as making the cover page of the Canadian Government Executive Magazine (May 2017). Anthony is a captivating and inspirational speaker that uses story telling and examples to convey practical take ways and shake the audience into the right direction.


How Digital Government Principles are helping to solve Phoenix

09/11/2018 14.20 - 14.55

50 monthsBreakout2Breakout session

In 2009, the Government of Canada (GC) started the Transformation of Pay Administration (TPA) Initiative with the goal of decreasing the costs and improving the efficiency of processing the government’s payroll, which is about $22 billion a year.

As a result of TPA, which led to centralizing pay operations and the Phoenix pay system, more than half of the federal government’s 290,000...