As the People Programs & Systems Coordinator at KBRS/Meridia, Jessica draws on her research skills, her knowledge of strategic human resource management, and her passions for employee engagement and EDI. In her role she is focused on creating, implementing and managing human resources programs, systems and policies while providing ongoing support to employees and senior management.

Jessica began her career in Human Resources as a Recruitment Coordinator in the Executive Search practice of KBRS. She then leveraged this experience to deliver outstanding care to clients and candidates as a Recruitment Specialist with Meridia in the Engineering, Manufacturing and Supply Chain industries. Jessica holds a BSc in Kinesiology as well as a Diploma in Disability Management from Dalhousie University, where she competed on the Women’s Varsity Hockey Team for 5 years and reached Academic All Canadian status. She also holds a Master of Business Administration from Saint Mary’s University and is currently working towards her CPHR designation.

Jessica is a member of the board of Directors at Prescott Group, a non-profit organization that supports adults with intellectual disabilities through development of life and work skills. In her free time Jessica loves to spend time with family, jet ski, play sports, and enjoys coaching hockey.

Jessica Severeyns
People, Programs, & Systems Coordinator