Mary Burke

Founder and CEO of Building Brave

Mary believes in working towards a world in which people’s ability to reach their potential and dreams are not held back by gender, race, sexual orientation or access to education. She considers herself extremely fortunate to have had the opportunity thirteen years ago to leave the corporate world to do this work which has included co-founding a college access program that serves over 1,500 students, running for Governor of Wisconsin and founding Building Brave.



Fun Fact

During her campaign, Mary’s dogs were the office mascots and by stealing the staff’s burritos and donuts put on 30 pounds in 13 months.

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