Associate director appointed in Department of Human Resources
The Department of Human Resources is pleased to announce the appointment of the newest member of its management team. Mary Barron started in the position of associate director, employee/labour relations and consulting services, on Nov. 2.
Ms. Barron comes to Memorial from the Eastern School District where she served as director of human resources. She brings with her 17 years experience in human resources, and has a bachelor of commerce degree (concentration in labour relations/human resource management) from Memorial and a master of industrial relations and human resources from the University of Toronto. Ms. Barron also teaches at Memorial as a per course instructor with the Faculty of Business.
Some of Ms. Barron's responsibilities include negotiation and administration of all support staff collective agreements (CUPE and NAPE), as well as all matters pertaining to labour and employee relations. She will also provide senior leadership to a team of HR professionals in the delivery of advisory services.