Kathy has over 20 years of human resources experience.
With a strong focus on culture, talent attraction, and retention, Kathy has helped to significantly increase employee satisfaction and retention through key HR initiatives. Kathy and her team have been instrumental in transforming organizations into an employer of choice, with her current company, Galvanize, being recognized as one of the Top 100 Employers in Canada and one of Canada's Most Admired Corporate Cultures.
Prior to Galvanize, Kathy was the senior vice president, HR, at Vision Critical for more than eight years. In this role, she was a key leader in building the company from 60 to 700 employees worldwide and played a key role in creating the culture, making it a top employer in British Columbia.
Kathy holds an Honors Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Wilfrid Laurier University and is an distance marathon runner and dog lover.