Mary E. Farley

Mary Farley retired as Chief Financial Officer of the Meserve-Kunhardt Foundation in 2015.  From 2001 through 2014, she was also Manager of Business Affairs at Kunhardt McGee Productions.
Between 1986 and 2001, Farley was an independent financial consultant providing financial management services to small businesses in Westchester and Fairfield Counties, including the Diebold Institute for Public Policy, MRC Ltd., a division of Lloyd’s of London, and International Marketing Strategies.

From 1980 to 1986, Farley worked at International Paper Company in the treasury, and capital and operating budget areas, ultimately as manager of tax-exempt financing. 

Prior to 1980, she spent several years in university administration positions.

She also serves on the boards of the SPCA of Westchester and the Bedford Farmers Club; is president of the Hickory Hill Figure Skating Club and is a Public Member on the board of the National Association of Schools of Theatre.  In addition, she is an active spokesperson for Womenheart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease.

Originally from Albany, New York, Farley holds an A.B. in Religion from Middlebury College and an M.B.A. in Finance and Accounting from the Graduate School of Business of Columbia University.