Barbara Meens Thistle is UBC’s new Vice-President, Human Resources. She will begin her new role on Feb. 5, 2018.
As mentioned in the broadcast email on Dec. 19, Barbara is currently Vice President, Central Services at ICBC. She has over 25 years of experience as a senior leader in the energy and public sectors. You can read more about her background in the broadcast email.
You may have seen the recent announcement that Lisa Castle, UBC Vice President Human Resources, is retiring this week from her position at the university. To celebrate all of the accomplishments we have made as a community under Lisa’s leadership and guidance, we are holding an Open House reception on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. You are invited to join us for some cake and coffee and a chance to share well-wishes with Lisa and your colleagues from across campus.
Please join us as we look back at our accomplishments, and as we look to the future to continue build an outstanding work environment for everyone at UBC to reach their potential.
Location: Rm. 610 – Human Resources, 6190 Agronomy Road [Map]
No RSVPs necessary
We will have a guestbook available for you to share your best wishes/memories with Lisa. If you are not able to attend the Open House, you can send any congratulatory notes for Lisa to firstname.lastname@example.org for inclusion in the guestbook.