Dr. Catherine Chandler-Crichlow

Dr. Catherine Chandler-Crichlow is the Executive Director for Career Management and Corporate Recruiting at the Ivey Business School – Western University. Prior to this role, she was President & Chief Human Capital Officer of Toronto-based staffing company 3C Workforce Solutions where she assisted clients with performance and training programs, conducted workforce research, and mentored young entrepreneurs and job seekers.

Dr. Crichlow has extensive experience in human capital research and development and her projects have spanned private, public, and voluntary institutions in Canada, Central Europe, Latin America, South-East Asia, and the Caribbean.

An active volunteer and immigration champion, Dr. Crichlow was on the panel that led to Ontario’s first-ever immigration strategy in 2012. She has served in an advisory capacity as a member of the External Advisory Committee on Inclusion and Diversity – Secretary of Cabinet (Ontario Public Service). Among others, she is a board member for the Postsecondary Education Quality Assessment Board (PEQAB) for the Ontario Ministry of Training Colleges and Universities, is Board Chair for the Toronto Region Immigration Employment Council (TRIEC) and Co-Founder and Chair of the African and Caribbean Board of Industry and Trade.

She has a PhD in education from the University of Toronto, a Master of Education degree from Harvard University, and both a Diploma in Education and a Bachelor of Science degree from University of the West Indies, Trinidad and Tobago.