Mary is the Program Operations Manager with the Local Grantmaking Program. She has held a number of positions, working in different capacities across the Foundation since 2007. Prior to joining the Foundation, Mary worked in the textbook publishing industry. Driven by a passion to do good work, she made a career change to philanthropy and has never looked back. During her free time, Mary enjoys volunteering at her son’s elementary school. Mary holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Relations at University of California, Davis.