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Mary Karrip

Administrative Assistant for Development

mkarrip@grfoundation.org

616.454.1751 x151

Joined the Community Foundation:
2008

Inspirational Quote:

The words you speak become the house you live in.

Hafiz

What Mary does:

Mary serves as the assistant to the Vice President of Development and as the lead staff for the administrative activities and clerical functions of the department. She is our primary gift entry administrator and coordinator.

What she did before:

Previously, Mary worked at Gerontology Network for five years as the receptionist and support for the clinical services area.  Prior to that she worked at The Composing Room for eight years starting as a proofreader and then managing the proofreading and typesetting departments.

When Mary’s not working:

She loves to read, make jewelry and enjoy time with her three dogs.

A few of Mary's favorite things…

Nonprofit:
Mental Health Foundation of West Michigan
Place to send out-of-towners:
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
Place to eat or drink:
Corner Bar
Part of her job:
Working with such dedicated people