Mary joined Mikva Challenge in early 2018. As Mikva’s Chief Development Officer, she serves as the key strategist for maintaining, developing, and implementing support for the organization through increased philanthropy and promoting a strong public image. She supports fundraising and communications that align with the organization’s local and national growth, ensuring that Mikva’s story and mission are promoted in ways that maximize resources to support the organization’s mission and goals in the short and long term.  Mary brings to this position over 20 years experience in strategic partnerships; fundraising and sponsorships; marketing, branding, public relations, and communications; and project and people management.