Mary tracks the University's sustainability performance and the Sustainability Institute's contribution to that performance. She establishes strategies for data collection and provides information to internal and external audiences, including national sustainability surveys such as Princeton Review and STARS. She teams up with communications at SI to produce an annual sustainability report. Mary also supports the establishment and implementation of institutional goals in sustainability through providing information and analysis.
Mary holds an M.S. in Environmental Sciences/ Ecology from the University of Virginia, In the past she been involved in research and consulting related to human impacts on the environment.
One of Mary's favorite quotes: "If something is sustainable, it means we can go on doing it indefinitely. If it isn't, we can't." - Jonathon Porritt