Mary Delorié (she/her/hers), the Director of Individual Giving, has two decades of experience working in arts organizations and nonprofits focused on social and environmental justice issues. She enjoys meeting new people and learning what fuels their passions and interests. Her fundraising career began in 2014 with AchieveMpls, supporting student success in Minneapolis Public Schools, where she oversaw development initiatives that encapsulated corporate and foundation giving, individual donor cultivation, and annual events. Most recently she was fundraising for The Cedar Cultural Center, a local-global live music venue.
Mary earned her Bachelor of Arts from Sarah Lawrence College in New York and completed a number of continuing education courses at the University of St. Thomas' Opus College of Business. Beyond her roots in rural Minnesota, Mary has family in Australia and the Seychelles Islands. Her personal interests include theater, camping in Minnesota State Parks, and international travel. She lives in North Minneapolis with her partner, Owen, and is a new mom to baby Rafael.
Contact Mary to learn more about Headwater’s unique approach to philanthropy, make a donation or bequest, or to discuss options related to a donor advised fund.