Kelly McGarry

Associate Director, Sourcing

she/her/hers, CSCMP


Strategic Procurement

Queen's University

Kelly joined Queen’s University’s Strategic Procurement Services department as a Procurement Specialist focused on Research in 2008 and currently, she holds the role of Associate Director.  Prior to joining Queen’s, Kelly’s career in the pharmaceutical and food manufacturing industry spanned over 10 years in supply chain management with roles as Procurement Leader and Logistics Manager. Known as a procurement innovator, she has introduced a variety of cutting-edge procurement practices resulting in significant savings for the university as well as Canadian and Province wide collaborative contracts.  In addition to leading the Strategic Sourcing team, Kelly leads large value complex procurements for the university.  Have a question on the procurement policy or are wondering how to achieve best value when engaging with suppliers – Kelly is your go-to resource!