Harriet Jeffery

Harriet is the Human Resources Manager at the Greater Vancouver Food Bank. With over 20 years’ experience in Human Resources and Talent Acquisition across a variety of industries in the United Kingdom, Australia and Canada, Harriet enjoys working with dynamic leaders and partnering with the business to execute on strategies that simplify work, engage people and deliver results.

In her hands-on and people-centered role heading up our Human Resources department and Volunteer Program at the GVFB, Harriet is responsible for implementing our HR strategy and fostering a positive organizational culture. She contributes to a dynamic, highly-engaged, productive team environment within the leadership group and is focused on continuous improvement, interdepartmental relationships and operational excellence. Harriet provides to all staff a strong day-to-day leadership presence and bridges communication, collaboration and teamwork across the organization.

Harriet is best known for her ability to be a trusted partner who is focused on business results, innovation and people. A passionate and approachable person who has an intuition and insight that drives her personally and professionally in every pursuit.