Trusted Expert Solutions


With the utmost honesty and a strong moral compass, we integrate these principles to form client relationships built on trust.


Our clients are our partners and we work together to proactively find solutions to their problems.


With a strong sense of diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging, we put these values at the forefront of all client interactions and service delivery.

Malcolm HR Consulting is the outsourced HR department for business owners who understand the importance and value of having established HR practices but don’t have the need or budget for a full-time, in-house team.

About Melissa Malcolm

Get to know the Founder and Principal Consultant of Malcolm HR Consulting
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Melissa Malcolm

Founder & Principal Consultant

Melissa Malcolm is the Founder and Principal Consultant at Malcolm HR Consulting.   

With an HR career spanning over 20 years in both the public and private sector, Melissa has built a reputation of being a trusted & respected HR partner and leader to business owners and executives at all levels. She has extensive hands-on experience leading HR initiatives, including organizational design, recruitment, onboarding, employee relations, and talent management.  

Melissa started Malcolm HR Consulting in 2020 to provide quality expert HR solutions to startups and small to medium-sized businesses in need of HR support. She recognized that many business owners do not have the need or budget to allocate to a full-time HR presence. Her solution was to create an outsourced HR practice that they can call upon for expert advice and tailored solutions that meet their budgets and solves their needs. Melissa approaches each situation with the utmost confidentiality and interacts with her clients in a collaborative manner.

In her work, Melissa aims to change the narrative around traditional HR and applies a common-sense approach to HR solutions. Her goal is to help her clients succeed in their businesses, utilizing their greatest assets – their people.  

Melissa graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce degree with a Major in Human Resources from Ryerson University and holds a High Honours Bachelor of Administration Diploma, HR Specialization from Seneca College. She is also a member in good standing with the Human Resources Professional Association (HRPA)


A strong commitment to giving back and being active in the community is integral to the core of Malcolm HR Consulting and our founder Melissa Malcolm. Here are a few initiatives that Melissa is active with: