EXPERIENCES WORKING ACROSS THE GENDER DIVIDE
Michelle Gardiner - Head of Project Commercial at BHP Canada. Michelle is also new to womanhood, having transitioned across the gender divide in 2015. She is a champion for Inclusion & Diversity and is able to bring her 'full self' to work. Michelle has 'lived experience' in working as both a man and a woman in natural resource companies. She will share her perspective on working across the gender divide and highlight how men and woman can work together more effectively in the workplace using with real-life examples from her career to date.
Speaker: Michelle Gardiner
Michelle 'buys stuff' for the BHP Jansen Project. She is new to mining, having spent two decades in oil and gas, working around the World on various mega-projects. She now lives in Saskatchewan and is enjoying working in a mining company. She landed her first job in procurement after a short career as a scientist and is constantly surprised that her career turned out the way it has. But she doesn't regret a moment of it...