Mary Cannon is a Community Engagement Manager for Shatterproof based in Boston. She leads engagement with fundraisers, sponsors, community partners, participants and volunteers for the Boston Rise Up Against Addiction 5k Walk/Run and other events in her Region; Northern CT, ME, MA, RI, NH and VT.
Prior to joining Shatterproof, Mary was the Northeast Regional Development Manager/Walk Director for Food Allergy Research and Education and she oversaw the event production and fundraising for the Food Allergy Heroes Walks in the Northeast region. Before joining FARE, Mary was the Associate Director for Special Events and Fundraising at the American Diabetes Association. Mary got her start in nonprofit while realizing a penchant and love for nonprofit fundraising by volunteering her time. She started and co-chaired a triathlon team for many years that raised significant funds to benefit the Ronald McDonald House NY.
Mary graduated from the University of Massachusetts Amherst with a Bachelor of Science degree and received a Graduate Certificate in Business Communications at New York University.
Mary is passionate about ending the stigma associated with substance use disorder. She is thrilled to be working towards advancing Shatterproof's mission to end the devastation addiction causes families. Mary can be reached at email@example.com.