Saira Gillani, Employer Relations Specialist
Saira Gillani joined the Peel Halton Local Employment Planning Council in October 2016. She has extensive experience in post-secondary teaching, recruitment coaching, and career counselling. A valuable member of the Talent Hub team, Saira continues to focus on expanding service coordination between employers, EO service providers, and community stakeholders to improve the labour market condition in Peel/Halton regions.
Saira holds two master's degrees in Management Sciences as well as Social Science/Labour Studies from McMaster University. During her Master's program, she was part of a community-based research project with the City of Hamilton Neighbourhood Action Strategy. that focused on youth. Saira also authored a research paper which discussed the impact of the 'Glass Ceiling' effect in the workplace.