Mary is a principal instructional designer with more than 20 years of experience in training, facilitation, and course design at Blackbaud. Currently, she mentors other instructional designers while managing the Blackbaud Financial Edge NXT® curriculum and creating interactive, outcomes-oriented classes with a focus on nonprofit accounting.

Mary’s passions revolve around her family, animals, fitness, and helping social good organizations. She is the founder and current treasurer of Greyhound Pets of America Charleston, a greyhound adoption group that finds forever homes for retired racing greyhounds and supports their families.

Mary earned her certificate in nonprofit accounting from FMA, and her Bachelor’s degree in English at Salem State University in Salem, Massachusetts.