Mary is a marketing and business development professional with more than 7 years of experience, 5 of which were gained in the non-profit sector. She is a mom to 3 year old Gabriel and Sophie aka “Super Sophie.” Super Sophie is forever 10 years old. She fought a rare pediatric cancer, alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma, SO bravely for nearly 4 years. Sophie gained her wings in August of 2019. Super Sophie was a force. She inspired people all over the world with her incredible light and unparalleled courage. Sophie lived in pain and uncertainty almost every day, but she CHOSE to rise above it and choose hope and joy. She chose to try to brighten other peoples’ days. She was an amazing advocate for herself and other children with cancer. She never gave up. Mary has dedicated her personal and professional life to keeping Sophie’s incredible legacy alive by continuing to raise awareness and advocate for other childhood cancer families.
Senior Research Scientist