Dawn Demery

Dawn Demery has over 25 years’ experience in Human Resources and Sales & Development in a variety of local, national and international industries, and is currently the Senior Vice President & Chief People Officer with BCAA.

Along with establishing employee programs that consistently achieve top employer recognition, she specializes in working collaboratively with key stakeholders to ensure the people strategies are supportive of a highly competent and engaged workforce. She is passionate about developing innovative talent management strategies and best in class programs that generate distinctive employment experiences.

Dawn is a Chartered Professional in Human Resources (CPHR) and is designated through the Society of Human Resources Management as a Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP).  She served as the Chair of the Vancouver HR Forum for 7 years and was a member of the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation Lottery Fundraising committee for over 20 years. Dawn is passionate about the performing arts and was involved with Pandora’s Vox Vocal Ensemble for 25 years as President, Treasurer and Performer. In 2000, she was also featured in BC Business Magazine as one of the Top 10 BC Fast-Track Leaders.