Jamie O'Neill is an experienced Human Capital Strategist with over 20 years of organizational, business consultancy and training experience.  She is an energetic self-starter with excellent team development and leadership skills.  A graduate of the Business Administration Degree from Acadia University and Leadership Management Graduate Degree from Royal Roads University, Jamie has the unique ability to provide innovative and insightful solutions for leaders within organizations, connecting ideas and actions in order to deliver measurable results.  Jamie thrives on helping her clients accomplish their goals and get things done in challenging climates. 

Jamie O'Neill served as Partner with Bluteau DeVenney for 10 years before starting Uprise Consulting.  In the early years, Jamie worked as a private consultant, aiding new businesses kickstart their business and put them on the path to success.  The key strength Jamie possesses is her ability to connect with the audience in a fun and motivating way.  She thrives on providing innovative and creative insights with the steps you need to reach your goals.  

Jamie is committed to building strong relationships and she is passionate about helping her community.  She currently serves on the Halifax Chamber Board of Directors as well as being a board member with Shelter Nova Scotia.  


Jamie works from a core value system in her work:

  • Achievement – meeting and exceeding expectations and goals
  • Responsibility – taking ownership and accountability
  • Learning – forever a student, learning new ropes
  • Friendliness – positive outlook, down to earth and approachable
  • Challenging Work – no two situations are ever the same or treated that way


Academic Qualifications

  • Royal Roads University - Leadership Management Graduate Degree
  • University of Notre Dame – Executive Certificate of Leadership and Management
  • Degree – BBA – Bachelor of Business Administration, Acadia University, Wolfville, NS
  • Human Capital Strategist - Human Capital Institute
  • Assessment Certification - Executive Dimensions, Benchmarks, Prospector, and 360 By Design, Center for Creative Leadership, Greensboro, NC
  • Coaching Degree – CEP – Core Essentials Program, Coach U, Andover, KS
  • Assessment Certification - Kolbe Assessment – Phoenix, Arizona
  • Assessment Certification - Certified Myers-Briggs Consultant
  • Assessment Certification – JVIS


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Jamie O'Neill, Partner

Jamie with her wife, Emily, of ten years, with their two children, Jordyn and Nate.