About Brenda Kinnear

Brenda is the President and Founder of Kinnear & Associates Consulting.  She is a Certified Management Consultant holding the designation of CMC.  

The CMC Code of Professional Conduct, ensures that any consultant who holds this designation maintains the highest standards of ethics, etiquette, and quality. It is something that our certified members take very seriously, and what separates the CMC from consultancy firms who don’t hold this designation.

Brenda is a graduate of the University of Windsor's Faculty of Social Work.  She has a Diploma in Alternative Dispute Resolution and a Certificate in Negotiation and Mediation from the University of Windsor and the University of Toronto respectively.  Brenda is a member of the Human Resource Professionals Association of Ontario (HRPAO.)

Prior to founding Kinnear & Associates, Brenda was co-founder and partner of the Toronto based general management consulting firms of Barnes, Kinnear Associates and the Barnes Management Group.  She held senior portfolios within the Health Care and Social Service sectors for several years prior to consulting.

Brenda is a past Instructor for Wilfred Laurier University's Faculty of Social Work Professional Development Program, teaching the Human Resource Management Certificate course.

Kinnear & Associates has established a strategic alliance with OARTY (Ontario Residences Treating Youth) to provide HR expertise to their member agencies across the Province of Ontario. 


About Our Associates

Over the years we have established strategic partnerships with talented professionals with expertise across diverse disciplines.  These individuals are chosen because they are more than just experts in their field, they are individuals with a tireless passion for achieving successful business solutions for their clients.

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