Mary Traversy is Chief Operating Officer
Appointed COO in October 2015, Mary leads all operational aspects of Canada Post’s business, including Plants, Delivery, Engineering, Network and Real Estate. She is responsible for ensuring Canada Post maintains a highly efficient operation that provides reliable service in support of our customer strategies. She reports directly to the President and CEO. She also serves on the boards of directors of two companies within the Canada Post Group of Companies: Purolator, a leader in integrated freight, package and logistics solutions, and Innovapost, the information technology shared services provider to the Group of Companies. In November 2016, Mary was named one of Canada’s 100 Most Powerful Women by the Women’s Executive Network.
Mary began her successful career with Canada Post in 1984 in human resources. She has held a number of progressively responsible positions in her more than 30 years with the Corporation. They include Senior Vice-President, Business Transformation; Senior Vice-President, Mail; General Manager of Labour Relations and Chief Negotiator; and Vice-President of Human Resources. In Operations, her positions included Plant Director, Regional General Manager and Senior Vice-President of Operations.
Mary graduated from Carleton University with a degree in Public Administration.