Our Team

Platinum Personnel brings a combined 35 years’ experience within Personnel and Human Resources and we are skilled at providing quality candidates to businesses in all occupations and industries.

David Miller, Owner

David Miller

David became the owner of Platinum Personnel in September 2016.  He has varied background bringing 40+ years of work, industry, education and life experience to the table. David started in the oil and gas industry in the 70’s working his way up to a consultant, contracting for companies such as ESSO, Conoco-Philips, and Encana. He has a degree in Education from the University of Alberta, with a major in Physics/Chemistry and a minor in Mathematics.  His experience with instructing/teaching took him into secondary and adult education settings.

David is an excellent manager, team leader and communicator with strong interpersonal skills. He delivered safety presentations at venues such as Enform’s Petroleum Safety Conference in Banff. David has been co-ordinating, supervising and training workers in many industry and non industry environments.


Email: david@platinumpersonnel.ca

Heather Simmonds, Recruitment Coordinator


Heather joined the Platinum team as a Recruitment Coordinator in 2006, having just returned to her hometown of Kelowna after living in England & Australia for 13 years. While living overseas she obtained extensive experience working in international corporate environments in a variety of industries. Heather holds an Office Administration Certificate and a Diploma in Therapeutic Massage. She is currently working towards her designation as a Certified Personnel Consultant (CPC) through ACSESS (the Association of Canadian, Search and Staffing Services). Heather is committed to providing outstanding service & professional consultation to our clients and candidates

Email: heather@platinumpersonnel.ca

Linked in: http://ca.linkedin.com/in/heathersimmonds

Kim Linderman, Recruitment Coordinator


Kim has been a Recruitment Coordinator with Platinum Personnel since 2007. She understands the importance of the right fit between employer and employee. She pays attention to details in order to “fine tune” matches. Kim started her career with a degree in Education which she used in both teacher and school administrator roles. Extensive experience and training in assessing needs, evaluating skills and working with people help Kim make quality connections. Her energy and passion for helping others add to the professional approach at Platinum Personnel. She is currently pursuing her Certified Personnel Consultant (CPC) designation through ACSESS and enjoys keeping abreast of current needs and trends to best help the community in which she works and lives. Kim looks forward to getting to know and assisting many new and repeat clients in their quest of building top quality teams

Email: kim@platinumpersonnel.ca

Linked in: http://ca.linkedin.com/in/kimlinderman

Crystal Hines, Recruitment Coordinator


After working as the Administrative Assistant at Platinum Personnel since 2005, Crystal has transitioned into the role of Recruitment Coordinator. A lifelong resident of the Okanagan Valley, she earned her Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in History and a minor in English at Okanagan University College in 2005 and joined Platinum Personnel shortly after. A dedicated professional, Crystal is committed to providing quality service to clients and candidates alike

Email: crystal@platinumpersonnel.ca

Linked in: http://www.linkedin.com/in/crystalhines