M.R. joined Big Picture in a full-time capacity in July 2008 after having served as a financial consultant for 18 months. Previous to taking this position, she served as the Business Manager for The Met Center
in Providence since 2003. Her responsibilities at Big Picture include Grant Management and Reporting, Budget Management, Human Resources, Development, and Communications. M.R. received her BS in Marketing/Management from Roger Williams University and spent the majority of her professional life in the corporate world in marketing and management. A native of Pennsylvania, M.R. returned to her home state in October 2008, after having spent 31 years in Rhode Island.