Mary Turan, Senior Consultant

Tel: (647) 258-3213
Mobile: (647) 388-1722

Mary has been a human resources consultant and corporate practitioner for more than 25 years, helping organizations achieve customer satisfaction through people development and fundamental human resource practices and policies. Prior to joining McDowall Associates, Mary was Principal of Infokinetics Inc., a human resources and information technology consulting firm. She has helped clients manage downsizing initiatives, delivered job evaluation programs, and facilitated more than 50 employee/management work groups. Prior experience in the private sector as an HR practitioner includes human resources management role at Magna International Inc. Mary delivered many job evaluation programs, and facilitated numerous employee/management work groups.

Compensation Specialist

Mary plans, conducts and delivers job evaluation projects to help clients meet pay equity legislation requirements, including in the highly specialized area of proxy analysis. Her expertise includes analyzing job evaluation results, developing pay grades and ranges, identifying legislative requirements and developing pay equity plans.

She has also provided compensation consulting on internal equity issues and external market comparisons.


Mary has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Waterloo. She is a Certified Management Consultant (CMC) and is designated a Canadian Human Resources Leader (CHRL). Mary received a Post Diploma Certificate in Human Resources from Seneca College and a Certificate of Achievement in Alternative Dispute Resolution from the University of Windsor. Mary is a member of the Canadian Association of Management Consultants (CAMC) and the Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA).