- Master of Nonprofit Management, Hamline University
- B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College
Mary started with Pacific Lutheran University in 2015 and currently serves as the Associate Vice President of the Division of University Relations. Mary is responsible for comprehensive constituent engagement by overseeing the following teams: Alumni and Student Connections, Congregational Engagement, Donor Relations, and Annual Giving. Mary also provides cross-functional budget management and multi-year planning across all of University Relations.
Prior to her work at PLU, Mary served at Lutheran World Relief for 8 years, holding positions in grassroots advocacy, peer marketing, project management, and strategic planning. Before that, Mary worked for small nonprofit organizations, both domestically and internationally. Mary has a Bachelor’s degree from Gustavus Adolphus College and a Master’s degree in Nonprofit Management from Hamline University.