Dee Sharma, CPHR, SHRM-SCP

Head of Human Resources

As the Head of Human Resources, Dee Sharma is responsible for Innovate Calgary’s strategic and operational Human Resources, organizational development, HR governance, and equity, diversity, inclusion and belonging initiatives.

Dee is a values-based leader with significant leadership experience in talent development, talent acquisition, staff engagement, culture change, employee and labour relations, and health, safety, and wellbeing. An active community volunteer, Dee has previously served as an Auxiliary Peace Officer and a Senior Victim Services Rapid Response team member.

Expertise and background:

  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Phoenix)
  • Chartered Professionals in Human Resources (CPHR) and Society of Human Resource Management, Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP)
  • Past Executive Director, HR and Executive Deputy Director, People and Culture
  • Emergency Services, Emergency Management and Risk Management
  • Internal communications, Learning management systems and HR Technology
  • Leadership Development and Keynote Speaker