Executive Special Assistant
Mary serves as Executive Special Assistant to the VP of Campus Services.
Her tenure at Emory began in 2000 as Assistant Facilities Coordinator in the Department of Athletics & Recreation. Over her 15 years with Emory, she assumed several roles in Athletics & Recreation, as well as Residence Life & Housing, most recently as Director of Operations. Mary oversaw operational aspects of Emory’s residential facilities, and played an integral role in the completion of the housing master plan in 2014.
In 2015, Mary joined Corvias Campus Living as the Regional Director of Operations. In that role, she provided strategic leadership for all administrative, operations, personnel and financial management activities in on-campus housing facilities at four schools in the University System of Georgia (USG) public-private partnership.
Mary holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication Studies from the College of Wooster, and a Master of Arts Degree in Education with an emphasis in Sports Administration from Kent State University. A LEED Accredited Professional, she is also certified in Construction Project Management from Southern Polytechnic State University.
An avid runner and adventure enthusiast, Mary has completed five full marathons, and enjoys hiking and rock climbing. She and her wife Sara recently welcomed their son Toby Wilder into the world and look forward to many family adventures.