With more than twenty years’ experience at Foresters Financial™, Suanne Nielsen serves as Global Chief Administration Officer, overseeing Human Resources, Employee Communications and Membership across Foresters.
Suanne has over 30 years’ experience in human resources and general management roles in the life insurance industry in Canada and the U.S. Past roles at Foresters included oversight of: Brand, Marketing, Public Relations, Insurance Operations, and acting as Foresters Corporate Secretary.
Suanne is fully committed to continuing professional education and lists the following among her credentials: Fellow of the Life Management Institute, Fraternal Insurance Counselor, Certified Human Resources Executive, Professional Certified Coach, and Human Resources and Compensation Committee Certified designation from The Directors College.
In 2017, Suanne was appointed President of the Strategic Capability Network, a professional association for Canadian human resources executives. Committed to community involvement, Suanne served on the Daily Bread Food Bank Board of Directors. Formerly she served as President of the Burlington-Hamilton United Way.