Crysta Walski has served as WCG’s VP People & Performance since 2017. Prior to that she spent five years as WCG’s VP Talent. Crysta is responsible for driving performance through excellence in human resources practices and supporting high levels of engagement through marketing and communications.
As WCG’s VP People and Performance, Crysta has nearly two decades experience ensuring that WCG’s teams are “best-in-class” and have the skills, expertise and knowledge they require to successfully deliver workforce development programs. Crysta’s communications leadership has contributed to WCG’s high staff and stakeholder engagement. Crysta is well respected in the human resources field for ensuring a balanced and people-focused approach that supports business objectives, and was recognized by her peers in 2013 as a finalist for HR Professional of the Year.
Crysta holds a Master of Arts in Leadership from Royal Roads University as well as an Associates Certificate in Conflict Resolution and Leadership from the Justice Institute of British Columbia. She is a certified EQ-I and Resilience in the Workplace trainer and is currently completing her 500 HR yoga teacher certification. Crysta is a heart-centred leader who values integrity, compassion and agility.