As Administrative Secretary, Mary Notari is responsible for organizing the department's office space, managing student employees, supporting the department chair, and assisting in event organization. She manages the department website and social media accounts and is the first point of contact for prospective students.
Additionally, Mary is a multidisciplinary theater artist and cultural organizer. As a performer, she has presented solo work and appeared in independent theater productions in NYC and beyond including venues such as the Bowery Poetry Club, Nuyorican Poets’ Cafe, LaMama ETC, Dixon Place, The Bushwick Starr, and the Detroit Institute of Arts Museum. She previously worked with the culture-jamming collective The Yes Men and facilitated workshops on creative activism with their non-profit training organization, the Yes Lab. She completed her B.A. in Theater from Oberlin College and is an alum of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics’ emerging artists program, EmergeNYC.