As an Administrative Associate, Mary aids both the Donor Advising and Programs teams in areas of research and client monitoring. With a strong background in research and attention to detail, Mary is committed to helping Geneva Global teams and their clients achieve their philanthropic goals.
Prior to Geneva Global, Mary worked in medical finance before making a career change towards international relations and development. After completing a master’s program, Mary was with the Alliance for Securing Democracy as a Research Intern. In this role she contributed to knowledge of known instances of authoritarian influences in Western democracies.
Mary holds a master’s in International Peace and Conflict Resolution from Arcadia University and has completed courses on International Development, Peace Initiatives, and Refugee Resettlement Programs. She also had the opportunity to spend some of her education in Cyprus, France, and South Korea.
What’s an interesting fact that others would not know about you?
I’m heavily into anime and historical television dramas from around the world.
What book, film, or quote has shaped the way you think?
The 1942 film Now Voyager.
What brings you joy?
Music makes me happy.
Why did you decide to work at Geneva Global?
I decided to work at Geneva Global because I wanted to learn and contribute to non-governmental solutions for domestic and international crises.