Senior Fiscal Associate and Director of Entrepreneurial Initiatives
Mary currently serves as the Business Operations leader for Nursing Services at the OSU Wexner Medical Center. In this role, Mary is responsible for the planning, provision, and allocation of functional resources necessary to carry out the day-to-day operations of the Nursing Services. This position plans, organizes, directs, and evaluates hospital-wide administrative nursing services and operations. Mary helps facilitate and monitor the Health System Nursing Strategic Plan and annual patient care services operating budget. The Associate Executive Director of Nursing Operations is the Nursing liaison to finance, and acts on behalf of the HS Chief Nurse to oversee all nursing resource management, and Health System Nursing expenses. Mary is also the co-founder of Buckeye Paws, a staff therapy dog program, launched in March 2020. She believes in the healing power of connecting with animals, and strives to build innovative programs that support staff who care for patients and their families.