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Mary is the Administrative Assistant to all the FBI consultants. Prior to FBI, she spent 20 years with Macy’s in New York City. She served as a Financial Analyst for Visual Merchandising, Broadcast, and Marketing, Executive Assistant to the Chief Creative Officer for Marketing and Broadcast, and in Macy’s Corporate Visual Merchandising, Marketing, and Annual Events department. Also at Macy’s, Mary volunteered on the Annual Events committee, 4th of July Fireworks team, and the Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Mary is passionate about community service and volunteers at her local Rescue Mission assisting with food preparation and feeding the less fortunate.

Mary is married with two adult daughters, four grandchildren, and three great grandchildren. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Bloomfield Liberal Arts College, Bloomfield, New Jersey and her Teaching Certification from Wake Tech Community College, Raleigh, NC.

Recent Posts

Winning the “When”

Efficient time management is a fundamental ingredient for success in any industry – especially construction. It’s a rare construction company indeed that doesn’t wish there were more hours in the day. How do great contractors seem to get more out of the 24-hour day...

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2iC: What Do You Need From Your COO?

Call it whatever you like: 2iC, GM, Sr. VP, or any other appellation. The fact is effective COOs (just like effective CFOs, etc.) allow CEOs to be better at their jobs. But there is scant literature out there about appropriate roles and duties of COOs. Tune in this...

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Efficient Decision Making

Making better decisions than the competition is a major differentiator separating great contractors from merely good ones, yet, most contractors don’t devote effort and practice to improving their decision-making. Please watch Digging Deeper this week as Dennis shares...

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