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💁🏽‍♀ Hi there!
 

I am a seasoned talent acquisition professional who uses my significant expertise in people analytics to drive and deliver enterprise-level programs.

Passionate about organizational psychology, corporate innovation and data, I help global companies source top talent, build strong teams, and perfectly leverage technology to ensure HR activities create positive business results.  

My professional experience, which spans the nonprofit, healthcare, education, and technology sectors, has led to many successful career opportunities, including co-developing and teaching the first People Analytics Certification Program at York University.

On top of building a creative studio, I am a Senior Strategy Manager, People Analytics for TELUS Digital. In my spare time, I am an avid runner and artist.

achievements.

📚  Developed and taught the first course at York University for the Certificate in People Analytics program
🧠  Taught the Introduction to Human Resources/Organizational Behaviour at Ryerson University to over 50 first-year students
📈  Co-founded the first People Analytics Meet-up in Toronto
🚗  Introduced an Agile Recruitment Framework to increase hiring efficiency and collaboration with the team at Cineplex & TELUS
🙋🏽‍♀️ Trained a team of 4 Talent Partners in Toronto and Vancouver to drive talent pipelines for pivotal roles across TELUS Digital
👀  Successfully closed over 100 digital/tech positions at TELUS Digital, increasing the overall workforce by 43%.
🎗 Built a People Analytics/Digital HR Consultancy to support non-profits within the Toronto Community with managing their workforce (during the COVID-19 pandemic)
 🎤  Engaged in over 15 conferences as a Panelist, Facilitator and/or Speaker.

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talk.

Past Speaking Engagements
 

2018

Envision Conference (DECA U) - Panelist

DECA Ontario - Workshop Facilitator on Personal Branding

InnovateWorkHR - Panelist on People Analytics

University of Toronto x Women in Business - Speaker

 

2019
#PeopleAnalyticsTO January Meet-up - Host | Toronto, ON

#PeopleAnalyticsTO March Meet-up - Host | Toronto, ON
Tech Talent Acquisition - Speaker | Ottawa, ON
HR Analytics Summit 2019 - Speaker | Toronto, ON

Agile Recruitment - Speaker | Webinar

Digital Talent Acquisition Summit 2019 - Speaker | Toronto, ON

Adobe Experience Makers - Speaker | Toronto, ON

#PeopleAnalyticsTO October Meet-up - Host | Toronto, ON


2020

Talent Acquisition Design Sprint @ Cineplex - Facilitator | Toronto, ON
Know your Talent Workshop - Facilitator | Dallas, TX

Digital Talent Acquisition Summit 2020 - Speaker | Toronto, ON

Socially responsible networking with BTJ and Aamna Contractor and Jay Zaidi | Virtual 

People Analytics Summit 2020 - Speaker | Virtual 

 
 

read.

'Surviving Covid-19 as a (former) employee' Playbook

5 Ways Job Searching Has Changed

4 ways to create a data-driven People Experience team

What can leaders do to foster mental health wellness in the workplace?

Survive the Employment Market after Graduation

Embrace Multi-careerism

3 Smart Moves Everyone in their Twenty-somethings Should Make

connect.

feel free to reach out if you'd like to connect over coffee, or virtual coffee!

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