Who We Are

Anna Smith, President/Owner

Better Choice Staffing Ltd. was founded by Anna Smith after years of experience as a staffing-industry director and manager, working for some of the continent’s top employment firms. The business grows out of Anna’s passion for finding the right match between employee and employer. Anna is committed to providing professional service with a sincere personal touch. Aside from Anna’s recruitment expertise, clients continue to work with her as they know the service being provided is customized to their specific needs.

“Who needs a cookie cutter solution from a standard employment agency when I have been fortunate enough to have the best team working with me to supply businesses excellent service from Victoria’s only 100% locally owned and operated employment agency incorporated directly from right here in beautiful Victoria, B.C.”

Jaimy Lang, Staffing Consultant 

As the newest member of Better Choice Staffing and recent resident of Victoria, Jaimy has firsthand knowledge of some of the challenges job seekers face. She is goal driven and feels a deep sense of satisfaction when seeing where her results have impacted local businesses and residents. Jaimy has over 10 years’ experience providing quality client services and enjoys assisting people find meaningful jobs and careers.

Shannon Colman, Staffing Consultant

Having previously recruited and coordinated staff for one of England’s most prestigious sporting venues, Shannon enjoys meeting people from all walks of life and aspires to help every candidate she meets get closer to their individual career goals. We are fortunate to have Shannon join our team!

Sylvie Micheals, Office Manager

From her 11 years in Customer Service, Retail and Staff Management, Sylvie brings a professional yet genuine and approachable personality to the team. A seasoned veteran in interacting with the public, creating positive experiences for clients and candidates alike is what Sylvie enjoys most. Sylvie is also our resident computer tech (geek).

Taylor Ostergard, Office Administrator

Taylor Ostergard’s friendly face and outgoing personality will be first to greet you when you walk through our doors! Taylor  enjoys working with people and assisting in any way she can to bridge job seekers with local employers. Currently enrolled in a Business Degree program with a focus on Human Resources at Camosun College, Taylor looks forward to putting her experience and strong organizational skills to the test at Better Choice Staffing.

Maddie, Current Head of Security and Office Morale Support

Maddie portrait

Tank, Former Head of Security