Senior Vice President of Educational Leadership and Human Relations
Mary has over 30 years of experience as a professional public school educator. She spent thirty years as a teacher and school administrator, including a junior high school principal, in one of the most diverse districts in Phoenix, Arizona, the sixth largest city in the U.S. She completed her tenure as a district administrator including the assistant superintendent for operations and human resources. Her final eight years were in a smaller district again serving as the administrator in charge of human resources. Both districts were Title I, hosted a large immigrant population, and served a very diverse and under-served community. Mary, one of the most well respected educational leaders in Arizona, earned her doctor of education degree from Arizona State University in 1998.