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Mary joined GSX as a Senior Strategist and is currently assigned to stand up the Program Management Office (PMO) for the Intelligence Fundamentals Professional Certification (IFPC) program for the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence (USD-I). She came to this program after working with the test development team for the Geospatial Intelligence Professional Certification PMO. Prior to her work in certification, Mary helped stand up and run the General Intelligence Training Council for the Defense Intelligence Agency and supported outreach efforts for the National Measurement and Signature Intelligence Office.
Before joining the Intelligence Community, Mary owned a market research consulting business serving government, commercial, and non-profit organizations. She also taught undergraduate and graduate courses in communications and marketing at local universities. She began her career in brand management, helping to develop, launch and grow new products into the consumer market place.
Mary graduated from Brigham Young University with a Master of Business Administration and a BS in Sociology.
Some X-Facts about Mary
- Mary grew up on the island of Guam and graduated high school in Panama. She did not touch snow until her freshman year of college.
- She always dreamed of being a pilot until she failed the written test administered by the U.S. Air Force. They seemed to think it mattered that she could not tell up from down.
- Mary’s son now lives in Germany, giving her a great incentive to visit the land of her maternal relatives. Her daughter lives and works in Maryland, making her quite happy.