Featuring Krista Carson
Avanti Women Advisory Council member - Human Resources and Mentor Program
Krista is a senior Human Resources leader with over 20 years of experience with global organizations. An HR thought leader and an advocate for women and people with disabilities, Krista joined the Avanti Women Advisory Council in 2017. She is passionate about paying it forward and leaving a positive impact on womenâ°ÃÂªs professional and personal lives.
Active in the community and in addition to sitting on the Avanti Women Advisory Council she is a member of the Harvard Business Review Advisory Council, an opt-in research community of business professionals. She has also served as Director, Marketing & Communication for the Scotiabank Alliance for Mental Health, Vice-Chair of the United Way Committee and a member of the Women in Leadership Council of Chairs.
Krista is a life-long learner and is currently in a double honors BA program majoring in Human Resource Management and Psychology. She is an active member of the Canadian Psychological Association, British Psychological Society, and the Human Resources Professional Association.
In her spare time, Krista enjoys reading, long walks with her puppies and is currently working on writing her first book