Mary is a senior instructional designer with more than 20 years of experience in training, facilitation, and course design at Blackbaud. Currently, she creates interactive, outcomes-oriented classes for arts and cultural organizations and foundations.

Mary’s passions revolve around her family, animals, rock-climbing, and helping social good organizations. She is an active board member of the Long Bay Symphony in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. 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.

Mary earned her Bachelor’s degree in English at Salem State University in Salem, Massachusetts.