Colleen Purcell

Manager of Support to Operations

Colleen joined Thinkspace in October 2013, bringing almost 20 years of experience in Office Management and Human Resources. Although the majority of her experience has been in the engineering field, her skills are easily transferable to any industry. Colleen is a team player and is known for her calm disposition. She enjoys working in a diverse environment with staff at all levels of an organization. Being part of the management team Colleen provides input to the Partners for strategic business planning and process improvements. Colleen takes pride in keeping an office organized and running smoothly. She understands that communication is critical to success in today’s highly collaborative and fast paced environment. In 2016 Colleen received a Certificate in Human Resource Management from Simon Fraser University to compliment her many years of experience working in the field.

Colleen is original from the East Coast, but has lived in BC for over 25 years now. In her spare time Colleen enjoys hiking, yoga and watching her twin son’s play football for the University of Calgary Dino’s. Colleen recently became a grandmother for the first time, and is now making regular trips to the East Coast to visit her granddaughter Chloe.