Mary joined Nebraska Children in April 2016 . She is responsible for integrating the statewide Community Response Initiatives so that Nebraska Children can engage local community collaboratives in the most efficient and meaningful ways possible.
Mary comes to Nebraska Children with nearly 15 years of experience in human service, non-profit, and child welfare organizations.
Mary’s most recent work has been in project management and program evaluation, as well as contract evaluation.
Mary earned her B.A. in Sociology, with an emphasis in Social Inequality, and her M.S. in Community Counseling from the University of Nebraska-Omaha. She is originally from southwest Iowa and has a passion for collective impact work in rural settings.
She resides in Omaha with her husband and three children.