Dr. Mary Donohue

Founder and CEO – Donohue Learning


Named as one of the 18 Outstanding Women In Tech, in 2015, by RdigitalLife, and Diversity MBA’s top 50 under 50 in 2015, Dr. Donohue is a passionate advocate of revolutionizing today’s workforce training through technology and internal talent. 

She believes passionately in the art of conversation, the value of team and outcome based training. 

A cancer survivor who worked with Paul Newman, learned from Robert Kennedy Jr, made her movie debut with former Toronto Mayor David Miller, and was briefly (very briefly) a Supreme with Diana Ross, Dr. Mary Donohue is often described as a force of nature. 

As Founder of the Donohue Mentoring System™ she designs communication training that provide people with a roadmap to become people developers and achieve a better work/life balance.

Dr. Mary is a world-renowned speaker and TEDX presenter, television personality and columnist. Her work appears in the Huffington Post and Financial Post.

Dr. Mary’s third book is The Power of Two. She also co-authored a best seller with Jack Canfield, of Chicken Soup for the Soul fame, as well as Deepak Chopra.

She currently serves as Adjunct Professor of Business at Dalhousie University in Halifax. Through her work, Dr. Donohue seeks to inspire people to become ethical leaders, one conversation at a time.

If you are looking to create better communication skills at your organization or looking for an engaging talk on how to decode the generations in your work place, then Dr. Mary Donohue is an absolute must hear.

IIBA CONFERENCE  Building Business Capacity 2015

Be sure to have Mary speak at your next event!


“I have attended a number of Speaker’s Series events since its inception and to say yours was the best would be a complete understatement.  I have never gotten so much out of such a short period of time.”

Dale Jenkins, Instructor – Research Unit, Ontario Police College


Through her no-nonsense approach to mentoring, Dr. Donohue consistently delivers practical resources for today’s leader, and she has a unique way to simplify the complex.”

Michael Camp, Director, Walmart Stores Inc.


Many of Mary’s workshops can be delivered as a keynote presentation.

Contact us for details at Mohd@thedms.org



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