Marie joined University Advancement in March 2008 as a member of the Planned Giving team, and was promoted to Assistant Director of Prospect Research in December 2012. In May 2013, she was promoted to Associate Director of Advancement Operations. In this role, she is responsible for planning, building, managing, and assessing University Advancement's financial, operating, and administrative systems. She develops, implements and manages new assessment tools, benchmarking strategies, and return on investment metrics, as well as monitors data, interprets findings, and makes recommendations to the Director of Advancement Operations. Marie also coordinates and participates in the development of the division’s budget, and provides resource management oversight for major division-wide projects.
Originally from Rome, NY, Marie graduated from SUNY Potsdam in 2007 with a B.S. in Business Administration, and obtained an MBA with a concentration in Environmental Management from Clarkson University in 2011.