Marie Fairgrieve

Director of Finance & Human Resources, CSii

Marie Fairgrieve has an outstanding capacity for handling the myriad of details involved in successfully managing the Finance and HR responsibilities of CSii.

Experienced and energetic, Marie Fairgrieve juggles a portfolio of priorities that also include management of the Centre for Minimal Access Surgery (CMAS); HR, logistical planning, program scheduling for the ever growing roster of CMAS continuing education programs and conferences, statistical and financial reporting, grant applications, website and partnership outreach.   Marie also manages the finances for the Ontario Bariatric Network and oversees the Ontario Bariatric Registry

Marie started her career at McMaster University in 1985 with the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology before moving on to work with Dr. Frank Baillie and Dr. James Bain in the Department of Surgery.

She accepted the position of Program Administrator for the Clinical Behavioural Sciences Program in the Department of Education Services at McMaster in 2002 before returning to the Department of Surgery in 2004 as Assistant Manager, Finance/AFP.

In 2009 she joined CMAS as Manager for her considerable skills in both management and administration.

Marie is a graduate of the Management Studies Program at McMaster University and is currently a 3rd year student in the University's part-time degree studies, Honours Bachelor of Commerce Program with a focus on finance.