Yocasta LachapelleDirector of Talent COLLINS

Yocasta Lachapelle is Director of Talent at COLLINS, an independent strategy and brand experience design company. She is responsible for talent recruitment, development and retention.

Yocasta has a passion for finding and nurturing creative people. Over the past five years she’s partnered with Brian Collins, Chief Creative Officer, to build their creative teams in San Francisco and New York City.

She also leads several diversity initiatives including COLLINS High School Internship and Mentorship program – an outreach initiative the company began in 2015 to educate, mentor and inspire creatively-inclined high school students in underrepresented communities, to explore and consider careers within the world of design.

Prior to joining COLLINS, Yocasta was Partner, Senior Producer at Ogilvy, where she managed interdisciplinary teams on projects including global campaigns and high-value new business development.
Yocasta lives in New York City with her husband and daughter – a 8th grader, who is also an accomplished food blogger in her own right.

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