Holly Burton is a speaker, facilitator, consultant, and coach with expertise in leadership, career development, feminist theory, and the unique mix of issues that make it challenging for women to succeed in STEM fields. She is a leadership coach that specializes in working with women in male-dominated industries. She works one-on-one with ambitious women to help them lead, get promoted, and create the careers they actually want in industries they love.
Holly spent the first ten years of her career as a mining engineer in an industry that is only 17% female. She now coaches ambitious women that want to advance their careers and works with companies to develop programs to retain female talent.
Holly speaks regularly at organizations including EA Games, Elastic Path, the Canadian Institute of Mining, DevOps Days Vancouver, Women in Mining BC, Disrupt HR, the BC Women in Energy Network, UBC Masters of Public Policy and Global Affairs, Women in Tech Week, the Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology (SCWIST), the Women in Leadership Foundation, and her own Women in Male-Dominated Industries Speaker Series.