Dr. Margo McMahan (retired)


Margo teaches in the Okanagan School of Business at Okanagan College. Currently, she focuses on courses such as Leadership, Consumer Behaviour, Strategic and Human Resource Management, Organization Change and Development. Margo also conducts research and writes case studies pertaining to these subjects.

Margo graduated with the degree Doctor of Organizational Psychology (PsyD) from The Professional School of Psychology in California in 2008. Previous degrees include a Bachelor of Commerce from McMaster University (1977), and an MBA with specialization in Human Resource Management from the University of Calgary (1985).

On her career journey, Margo has worked in both large and small businesses. She was a human resources advisor to senior management in the oil industry in Calgary. She helped to run a family-owned sporting goods store in Saskatchewan and also founded her own management consulting business. Margo is a certified Myers-Briggs specialist and frequently incorporates her knowledge of this personality assessment tool into business classes as well as her consulting practice.