Michelle Banik is a corporate director with a distinguished career in the Human Resources profession spanning a diverse portfolio of companies. Ms. Banik held the roles Chief People Officer and Senior Vice President (Global Head of Human Resources) of OMERS from 2015 until December 2019. Prior to that, from 2013 until 2015, she was the Vice President, Human Resources at OMERS. She previously served as a senior executive in a human resources capacity at TMX, where she was Director of Human Resources. Ms. Banik is currently on the Board of Governors for Western University, and the National Board of Directors for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada. She is also a member of the Advisory Council at the School for Advanced Studies in the Arts and Humanities (SASAH) at Western University. Ms. Banik holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Western University, a Certified Human Resources Executive designation and a Chartered Director designation from the DeGroote School of Business.