Mary Jo is the Office Administrator for the Broome County Arts Council. In that capacity, she is the finance department, IT department, membership officer, purchasing agent, and facilities manager.
A life-long resident of Broome County, Mary Jo has spent most of her career working in business, in performing arts, and in the business of arts. She has managed a credit union, kept the books for a book store, managed the accounts for a metal films manufacturer and a Montessori school, and did an assortment of financial projects for a software firm, an international insurance company and a dairy producer. MJ was the operations manager for the Westfield (NJ) Symphony Orchestra; business manager, box office manager and producer for the Summer Savoyards; stage manager for Tri-Cities Opera, the Union County (NJ) Arts Center and the Ithaca Opera; and site manager for Southern Tier Celebrates’ First Night Binghamton. Also, she spent a nine-year detour with the US Postal Service. She lives in Binghamton.