Macey Nielissen

Macey Nielissen

Adjunct Professor

Employment Relations Studies

Faculty of Arts and Science

People Directory Affiliation Category


Macey Nielissen is a labour relations professional with extensive experience in employer-side employment and labour law matters. She completed her Master of Industrial Relations at Queen's University and has worked in the labour relations departments for both public and private sector organizations for the last 10 years.

Macey has been involved in very complex labour matters and has a particularly vast experience representing the employer at arbitrations and mediations in a variety of sectors. This skill set allows her to bring a hands-on style of teaching as a facilitator of the IRC Arbitration Preparation module.  

In addition to her primary role as the Senior Labour Relations Manager for Kwantlen Polytechnic, Macey is a member of ADR BC and is a trained qualified mediator.