Mary Lauren Bishop
Director of Development
Mary Lauren, a native of Lookout Mountain, Tennessee, graduated from Davidson College with a B.A. in History and a minor in French. She spent nearly twelve years with Global Endowment Management, a Charlotte-based investment firm providing services to educational institutions and non-profit organizations. Her work with non-profit clients, along with her six years of experience as a Heart tutor, inspired her to join the Heart team in 2021. She believes that education is the key to unlocking the unlimited potential in each child, and that every child has the right to an excellent public education.