Leah Penrose

Director, People, RecycleSmart

Leah Penrose is the Director of People at RecycleSmart, one of Canada’s Top 25 Fastest Growing Companies three years in a row.  With this rapid growth comes a lot of change requiring adaptability, resiliency, and empathy.   

Leah holds the International Coaching Federation ACC level for her organizational and team coaching, receiving her training from UBC, Human Resource Management Certification from SFU and is a CPHR Candidate.  On top of her Coaching, HR experiences and education, Leah will be starting her Change Management Certificate at UBC this month.  

A true advocate for lifelong learning, authentic leadership and everything people, she brings her passion and experience to RecycleSmart. She is leading the charge in building a Human Resources department from the ground up and driving everything from: recruiting, policies, engagement, culture, learning and development to health and safety – a true HR leader.