Kristin Bower

Manager, Diversity and Inclusion

Kristin Bower’s two-decade career in human resources led her to Vancity Savings and Credit Union, a values-based financial cooperative. Leading the diversity and inclusion strategy for an organization that believes in social and financial inclusion is a dream come true for Kristin. An outspoken advocate for deeper awareness of mental health issues, she also writes a blog called Adventures of a Survivor and often includes posts with an HR perspective. Kristin is a frequent participant at conferences as a speaker and panelist on the topics of diversity& inclusion and mental health as well as a contributor to a variety of publications such as Visions magazine.