Laurel provides management consulting services to corporate clients within the agricultural industry, focusing on human resource management systems and organizational development, executive management coaching, and executive search. Her 30 years of experience also includes significant sales and marketing, communication, policy and strategic development expertise both in the private sector and in government.
Laurel graduated from the University of Manitoba with a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture, and has embraced a continuous learning attitude throughout her diverse career path, including involvement on several boards and within the community. Laurel represented the people of Manitoba as the lay person on the Judicial Inquiry Board for six years, was a board member of the U of M Alumni Association, provided human resource expertise to a church board and currently provides career counselling and mentoring to international agricultural individuals.
Laurel's passions include people and animals, with a focus on the elderly and at-risk youth and a motto to 'spread kindness'. She is active in many people's lives, assisting them with daily life challenges. Laurel and Bob have two daughters, of whom they are incredibly proud. Laurel has a significant love for horses, the wilderness and travelling the world.