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Nichols College

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Mary Trottier

Professor Trottier’s professional background includes key management positions in the public sector and at American Optical and CibaVision.

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Mary Trottier

Associate Professor of Management / Human Resources Management Chair


She currently teaches the following courses:

  • Compensation and Benefits
  • Management and Organizational Behavior
  • Strategic Management
  • Management of Innovation and Change

Industry Experience

Professor Trottier established Organizational Resource Associates, Inc., a management consulting firm with a focus on legal compliance programs. She continues to consult with companies across the country on matters pertaining to human resources, workforce diversity, labor law compliance, and employee relations.


In her spare time, she enjoys reading, theatre, politics, and cooking, as well as working, training, and playing with her very active border collie, Cooney.