Maura McKinnon is Chief Human Resource Officer with the Horizon Health Network. A strategic, big picture thinker, she has led senior management teams through numerous challenging projects. In her role as CHRO, Maura leads strategy development and delivery of human resource services across Horizon Health Network.
Prior to joining Horizon Health Network in 2015, Maura served as Vice President, Human Resources for Imperial Manufacturing Group, where she led the development and implementation of their HR strategy in both Canada and the US.
With a Bachelor of Commerce and Masters of Business Administration degree from the University of Moncton, Maura spent part of her career at the Atlantic Lottery Corporation in leadership roles focused on human resources, organizational development, customer experience, and organizational capacity.
Maura is known as someone who likes to give back to her community. She shares her extensive HR/OD experience as an instructor in the UNB Human Resources Management program. In addition to being on the Board of LearnSphere Canada, she is also a member of Moncton HeadStart’s Board of Directors. She has been active in her community through volunteer work with organizations such the SPCA Board, Moncton Minor Hockey and the N.B. Adoption Foundation. She chaired the Communications Committee throughout a successful $1,000,000 capital campaign. She is a past Board Chair for Downtown Moncton Centreville Inc., past Board Member with Enterprise Kent and has participated on Advisory Boards for IAAF and the YMCA.
Maura was the 27th person worldwide to become a Certified Experience Economy Expert.
She lives in Moncton with her two children, Alyson and Sean.
"I am both honored and excited to be part of bringing LearnSphere’s vision to life. As an individual with extensive experience in management, leadership and Human Resources in both public and private organizations, I bring knowledge and understanding of the business challenges that LearnSphere helps organizations address. As a member of the Board, I want to share my knowledge and insights to positively impact LearnSphere’s long-term success."