Lana Burton

Director, Talent Acquisition, Maple Leaf Foods

Lana Burton is the Director of Talent Acquisition and Brand at Maple Leaf Foods, where she is responsible for the design and deployment of North American recruitment strategies. She leads a team of senior specialists who are responsible for internal and external recruitment and talent advisory support for Maple Leaf Foods and subsidiary, Greenleaf foods.  Lana has over 15 years’ experience in talent acquisition and building high performing teams. Prior to joining MLF, she led the talent acquisition function at Walmart Canada.

In addition to her corporate career, Lana is the founder of Be META, an organization that helps Generation Z to recognize and realize their potential, with a focus on integrating and finding success in the workplace. As a working mother of two, she knows how to connect the intimate needs of others and still make time to do the work that we all need to do within.