Lifelong Learning for a Brighter World

Lisa Deguire


Lisa Deguire is the Principal Consultant and Owner of O Consulting, a consultancy practice that focuses on the optimization and operationalization of social people practices and systems.

Lisa has an Honours Bachelor of Science (Biology) degree from the University of Waterloo, an executive mini-MBA from Schulich Executive Education Centre, as well as several designations and certifications relating to HR and Adult Learning (CTDP, HCS, SWP, CRP). Her professional experience includes 20 years of senior leadership roles in Human Resources with a focus on Training, Leadership Development, Talent Management, and Organizational Effectiveness. Lisa has worked in 5 different industries, spanning a municipal, national, and international scope of responsibility.

During the last part of her corporate career, Lisa worked in the mining industry on an international level, both at the corporate and operations level. During this time, she managed the design and implementation of a global leadership program, as well as other complimentary talent programs.  This work won 2 awards, was published as a case-study on ROI, and led to several conference presentations.