Brett Elmgren

Brett Elmgren

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Executive Coach, Leadership Development , HR Strategist And keynote Speaker
Brett Elmgren is an Executive Human Resources professional and the President of Axom Leadership Inc. His work focuses on aligning people and culture with business strategy. Brett Elmgren is a Chartered Professional in Human Resources with 15 years of professional HR experience leading Talent Management teams for Nutrien, PotashCorp, Cameco and Federated Coop.
  • Change Management
  • Communications
  • Employee Management
  • Health & Wellness
  • Leadership
  • Mental Health
  • Teamwork
  • Business Management
  • Board Meetings & Strategic Advisory
  • Corporations & Businesses
  • Department Meeting
  • Executive Leadership & C-Suite
  • Inspirational
  • Interactive & Experience
  • Key Note
  • Lifestyle & Health


Brett Elmgren is an Executive Human Resources professional and the President of Axom Leadership Inc. His work focuses on aligning people and culture with business strategy. Brett Elmgren is a Chartered Professional in Human Resources with 15 years of professional HR experience leading Talent Management teams for Nutrien, PotashCorp, Cameco and Federated Coop.

Previous to founding Axom Leadership, Brett Elmgren held the position of Director of Talent Management for Nutrien and was responsible for leading the global Learning and Development, and ED&I strategy. Before his role at Nutrien, Brett Elmgren led the HR team responsible for the Org Design and Talent Selection processes, culminating in the merger between Agrium and PotashCorp. Brett is a partnered facilitator of the Men Advocating Real Change (MARC) movement through Catalyst and has extensive experience engaging male leaders in championing and supporting equity, diversity and inclusion strategies.

Brett holds a Master’s Degree in Leadership from Royal Roads University and an undergraduate degree from the University of Saskatchewan. Brett is born and raised in Saskatoon and on Treaty Six territory. Brett and his family are proud to call Saskatchewan home and continue to be active members of the community.




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Brett Elmgren Topic Presentations

engaging men as advocates for inclusion: the missing piece to your ed&i strategy

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training
  • Despite significant effort and organizational commitment, most organizations struggle to realize their inclusive cultural aspirations. This talk will explore the belief that you “can’t change the dominant culture, without involving the dominant culture.” Based on his work leading Talent Management and ED&I strategies at PotashCorp/Nutrien, and as a partnered facilitator of the Men Advocating Real Change (MARC) movement with Catalyst,

    Brett Elmgren will guide us through an impactful session which focuses on how to evolve your ED&I strategies to fully engage men as advocates for inclusion. We will explore the primary reasons why men don’t fully engage as advocates, understand the unintended consequences of current ED&I strategies, and provide practical ways to engage men as true advocates for inclusion.

creating a psychologically safe workplace through inclusive leadership

  • Virtual PresentationKeynote PresentationWorkshop SessionHalf Day TrainingFull Day Training
  • This highly engaging session will focus on the topic of  “Psychological Safety”, and how we can all demonstrate leadership actions and behaviours to enhance a culture of inclusion and belonging at work. Participants will learn what Psychological Safety is, how to enhance psychological safety in their workplace, and the specific leadership behaviours that create a culture of inclusion and belonging.

    Through storytelling, and humour and supplemented with modern data on organizational performance, participants will leave the session motivated to apply what they have learned. This uplifting and empowering session will leave participants hopeful that building healthier and more inclusive work environments is not only possible but directly within our control.


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