Diversity-and-Inclusion-Speaker Anne-Nickerson

Anne Nickerson

Director, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, City of Vancouver

As Director of Equity, Diversity & Inclusion at the City of Vancouver since 2012, Anne provides leadership on the City’s long-standing commitment to fostering both a workplace and community which welcomes and values diversity and fosters inclusion. Her role includes oversight of the City’s trans, gender variant and two-spirit inclusion strategy and women’s equity strategy, new immigrant mentorship program, cultural competency and respectful workplace training and consultation on informal and formal resolution of issues related to bullying and harassment, including human rights. Anne’s team works internally with City staff, managers, and unions, as well as externally through outreach and consultation with community groups and external stakeholders.

Anne has many years of experience in the field of Human Resources, both as a Director and as a generalist, and is a Chartered Professional in Human Resources (CPHR).