Jennifer Berry is Practice Leader, Human Resources Consulting with Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette. A proven leader with over 20 years of progressive experience in a variety of business environments, Jennifer is highly skilled in working with clients to assess business challenges, uncover needs and secure strategic solutions.
She leads Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette's team of skilled practitioners to develop effective, results-oriented solutions for clients’ human resource challenges. Working with entrepreneurial high growth companies, large multinationals, public institutions and as a consultant, she has built, developed and grown highly successful teams. She is a proficient facilitator, certified to deliver Lee Hecht Harrison Knightsbridge Leadership Essentials programs, including the award winning program, The Leadership Contract™. Through coaching, facilitation, team effectiveness solutions, psychometric assessments and strategic human resources advisory, Jennifer and the HR consulting team provide complete Talent and Leadership Development solutions to Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette's clients.
Before joining Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette, Jennifer owned her own consulting business providing sales and business development strategy consulting and training to entrepreneurs and their teams. Previously, Jennifer was Manager of Business Development for Nova Scotia Community College, where she worked with businesses and government to deliver complex learning solutions and upskill the local workforce. Prior to this, she was Director of Business Development and Director of Strategic Business Innovations with a multinational manufacturer of Omega-3 nutritional supplements. There she led business development on a global scale.
A highly engaged community leader, Jennifer is Vice Chair of the Board of Directors, Greater Halifax/Dartmouth YMCA, member of the Institute of Corporate Directors Maritime Chapter Executive committee, Connector with the Halifax Partnership Connector Program, Mentor with the Fusion Halifax Mentorship program and a member of the Judging committee for the Halifax Chamber of Commerce - Halifax Business Awards. She is also the Chair of the Edible School Garden team at Ecole St Catherine’s Elementary school and a member of the province wide Nourish Nova Scotia Edible School Garden Advisory committee. Jennifer has also held the positions of Chair of the FUSION Halifax Community Leadership Advisory team and Chair of the FUSION Halifax Board of Directors. She was a member of the Halifax Public Library Central Library Community Campaign Team and the Halifax Food Policy Alliance.