Mary has been working with arts, education, and human services nonprofit organizations as a staff member and volunteer for more than ten years. She has a bachelor’s degree in Business and Sociology and a master’s degree in Community Development. Mary works to help nonprofit organizations meet their missions through relationship building and creating people-centered cultures. Mary loves to read and write and has been a prolific writer since childhood. She is putting her years of grant writing, development writing, and marketing communications to work for MAP writing white papers and grant proposals.