Leading Presence
Geraldine Sangalang, CPHR

Geraldine Sangalang, CPHR

Geraldine Sangalang, CPHR

Geraldine is a Vancouver-based Chartered Professional in Human Resources (CPHR), writer, and entrepreneur.  The founder of Leading Presence, Geraldine loves experiencing live performances, savoring beautiful food and wine, while satisfying her wanderlust.

Currently volunteering as the Mentoring Program Co-Lead for CPHR British Columbia and Yukon, she is an advocate for mentoring and coaching.

Provincial Government experience includes work with the Ministry of Children and Family Development, the BC Public Service Agency and the Ministry of Justice.

With a high respect for the performing arts, Geraldine is a Front of House Manager at the Vancouver Civic Theatres, leading teams at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Orpheum, Playhouse, and The Annex.  She also leads staff at the Simon Fraser University Woodward's Cultural Unit.

Each working person dedicates so much of their time and talent to their employer.  We all deserve to work in a safe and engaging place; we owe it to ourselves to seek opportunities that inspire and drive us to excel.

 

Nicole Fortin, CPHR

A CPHR with the Chartered Professionals in Human Resources of British Columbia and Yukon, Nicole loves being part of an organization that values diversity, community involvement and life-long learning. She thrives in a fast-paced environment where continuous improvement and cohesion among departments is expected.

With over ten years of experience in HR in hospitality, provincial government, gaming and high tech, Nicole is committed to creating and maintaining an engaged workforce. She is currently enjoying volunteering as a sub-committee member for the CPHR’s Professional Mentoring Program.

Specialties:

  • Onboarding
  • Training
  • Coaching interpersonal skills
  • Managing employee relations
  • Evaluating performance management
  • Applying policy interpretation
  • Building relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

 

 
Nicole Fortin, CPHR

Nicole Fortin, CPHR