Fraser Valley

The Fraser Valley Advisory Council handles the planning and implementation of local HRMA activities and is made up of members representing a broad range of HR experience levels and areas of practice.

To see upcoming activities, please view our calendar.

For regional breakdowns, please refer to Regional Breakdown By Community.

Your Fraser Valley Advisory Council:

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Chair – Katherine Marlow

Katherine is passionate about people and performance. She recently returned to Vancouver after living and working in the UK and Denmark for seven years where she held senior roles in Talent Management, Learning & Development and Organizational Culture. Katherine loves to learn, share and grow with others. This is her 1st year serving on the Advisory Council.

Awards – Brenda Cliffe, CHRP

Brenda Cliffe is currently the Human Resource and Finance Manager for Langley Community Services Society. Brenda has worked for various industries and brings over 16 years of experience. This is Brenda’s third year serving on the advisory council.

Jayne Barron

CHRP & Professional Development &  Post Secondary – Jayne Barron, CHRP

Jayne is the Principal of Workforce Solutions Group and has over 15 years’ experience in career and corporate development.  Jayne’s expertise is in training and development, career coaching, and business/management consulting.  This is Jayne’s fourth year on council.

Membership – Jasdeep Dhaliwal, CHRP

Jasdeep is a Human Resources Representative with DB Schenker and is responsible for the Membership portfolio.


Mentoring – Andrew Blair

Andrew has performed an HR Advisor role at both Ledcor and Glentel Inc. as part of his Co-op HR BBA Program at Kwantlen Polytecnic University. He has executed university leadership roles such as the KPU HRMA Student Representative and President of the KHRMC as well as volunteered as a support to other student peers in various capacities. This is Andrew’s 1st year serving on the Advisory Council.


Networking – Kevin Williamson, CHRP

Kevin worked as an HR Assistant for the US Consulate since his British Columbia Institute of Technology HR Diploma Program in 2005. He is an effective Human Resources professional with solid grounding in Canadian labour regulations and highly sought after to improve internal Human Resources processes for organizations. This is Kevin’s 1st year serving on the Advisory Council.


Post-Secondary and Professional Development – Michael Roberts

Michael is President of Caliessen Consulting Inc., which focuses on helping small and medium-sized companies better understand and manage their HR function.   He is a seasoned HR executive from the High Tech industry with extensive experience in all aspects of Human Resources Management. This is his 1st year serving on the advisory council. 


Volunteering – Amandeep Kochar, CHRP

Amandeep is currently working as an HR Specialist at Clevest Solutions Inc. She has experience in all areas of HR, including health and safety, payroll, benefits administration, and full-cycle recruitment. Prior to getting into HR she worked in accounting, gaining knowledge of both Canadian and US tax laws. This is her second year serving on the advisory council.

Please contact Christian Codrington for more information about the Fraser Valley Advisory Council.