Mary BartCommunications Coordinator
Mary Bart has more than 25 years of communications experience, including deep expertise in writing, editing, public relations, content marketing, and social media. Before joining ASFPM in March 2020, Mary served the higher education community for 12 years as a managing editor with Magna Publications. Previously, as an account executive at Catapult Public and Investor Relations, she helped manage the day-to-day media relations and client communications for a high-tech public relations firm. Her association experience includes four years with the American Counseling Association, where she served as editor-in-chief of ACA’s monthly newspaper. As communications coordinator at ASFPM, Mary is in charge of The Insider and News & Views newsletters as well as the association’s social media, media relations, and other strategic outreach initiatives. A native of upstate New York, Mary graduated from SUNY Brockport with a bachelor’s degree in history. She then lived in Washington, DC and Colorado before moving to Wisconsin in 2005. When she’s not working, you can find Mary and her husband hiking with their yellow lab and planning their next trip out west.