Ph.D. - Director of Academic Advising & College Guidance
Born and raised in El Paso, Texas, Mari attended public primary and secondary schools in El Paso’s Lower Valley.
She has worked in college admission since 1999 at a variety of institutions of higher education. She has done academic advising and college guidance work at Palmer Trinity School (Miami), Crossroads School (Santa Monica), and most recently at Milken Community Schools (Los Angeles). She holds a B.A. in Political Science from Vassar College, an M.A. in Postsecondary Education and a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership from New Mexico State University.