DIRECTOR OF MARKETING & VENUES
Mara brings expertise in both marketing and venue management to Fulcrum Group. Formerly a senior sales manager with the Presidio Trust, Mara has a breadth of knowledge surrounding venue sales, operations, and event production. Mara's extensive social and corporate planning experience includes events ranging from 10-3,000 attendees with venue clients including Nancy Pelosi, Amy Klobuchar, James Suckling, Salesforce, and the National Park Service.
Mara's training in social media, paid search, public relations, and editorial photoshoot production lends itself to each of the portfolio's companies.
Mara has devoted her career to bringing people together in celebration, creating authentic spaces for clients to design their ideal event. Raised on the East Coast, Mara has wholeheartedly embraced Northern California as her home. When she's not at work, Mara is a passionate outdoor adventurer. She spends her time kayaking, hiking, and biking with her trusted sidekick rescue dog, Bernie.
University of Massachusetts Lowell, Sociology
UC Davis, MBA (Expected 2022)
EVENT INDUSTRY MEMBERSHIP
The International Live Events Association, ILEA
San Francisco Unique Venue Alliance, SFUVA
Troop Leader, Girls Scouts of the USA; Volunteer Historian, International Institute of Lowell; Living Center Volunteer, Lowell Transitional Living Center; and Rotary International