Laurie is a versatile, accomplished Human Resources Professional with over 25 years of experience across the High Tech, Health Care, Retail, Commercial and Not-for-Profit sectors.
She has worked for Fortune 500 organizations and has been able to leverage systems to enhance productivity, create aligned, motivational incentive plans, drive performance management, implement individual development plans and orchestrate training. She also streamlined processes to eliminate non-value add activity. She utilized constructive employee feedback to resolve issues and has launched programs to foster employee wellness for sustainable organization health.
An enthusiastic business partner with a caring, collaborative management style, Laurie has a proven track record of helping companies and people realize their full potential. Her work experience, both inside and outside of HR gives her a broad perspective, sharp business acumen and a contagious, positive energy that can help shape an engaging workforce.
She gained her CHRP in 1995 with the Human Resource Professionals of Ontario and is now a member of the HRMA and the HR Tech Group in Vancouver. Laurie holds a Bachelor of Business Management from Ryerson University, completed her MBA Management certificate with Schulich School of Business in 2014 and is trained in Strategic Coaching, Six Sigma and Lean Methodologies as well as McQuaig for psychological assessments.
Originally from Toronto, Laurie transferred to British Columbia in early 2013 to manage all aspects of HR for Samsung’s Research and Development start-up aimed at software solutions for the Enterprise mobility market. Now, she’s loving life on the west coast and works as a Human Resources Professional Consultant for clients in Vancouver and the Lower Mainland.