Executive Assistant to Sharon Anderson Morris, Strategic News Service
Mary Elders is the executive assistant to Sharon Anderson Morris - programs director for the Strategic News Service and SNS Future in Review (FiRe) events and managing director of FiReFilms.
Formerly, Mary was the executive assistant to Don Budinger, chairman of The Rodel Foundations, who has been a supporter of the Future in Review conference since its inception and sponsor of the Thunderbird School of International Management Internship program at the FiRe. Prior to joining Rodel, Mary was the executive assistant to the presidents of the Greater Phoenix Economic Council, America West Airlines, and Brook Hills Development Co.
A native of Arizona, Mary attended Northern Arizona University and is a graduate of the American Institute of Court Reporting. She previously worked in Southern Arizona for a number of years as a certified state court reporter.
Mary comes from a family of successful home builders. She has two children: Katie, a graduate of the Scottsdale Culinary Institute; and Ryan, a graduate of the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. She resides in Park City, Utah.