Mary Baskerville


Global Convenings

Mary Baskerville has spent over ten years driving projects and promoting key objectives for Fortune 500 companies and public officials.

Her ability to effectively collaborate with diverse teams have led to successful partnerships on conferences such as the Aspen Ideas Festival, GreenBiz and Milken Institute’s Global Conference. Her track record includes successful collaborations with The Atlantic, AXIOS, Fairygodboss, the Hispanic Alliance for Career Enhancement, POLITICO, the Washington Post and the Wall Street Journal.

Mary was most recently with the public relations agency Burson Cohn & Wolfe in New York City, where she specialized in high-impact events and executive visibility for the company’s North American CEO and for clients such as Nestlé Waters North America and Bank of America. Before joining BCW, Mary was a partnerships manager with the Clinton Global Initiative. There she worked with corporate and philanthropic stakeholders on strategic engagement, corporate positioning, thought leadership and events.

Prior to joining CGI, Mary served in the Obama Administration coordinating domestic and international events for the President and First Lady and working closely with the White House Correspondents' Association. She also facilitated press events during the 2012 and 2016 presidential elections and for several White House and campaign events across 26 states and 12 countries.

Originally from Maine, Mary began her career as a scheduler for U.S. Senator Susan Collins. She has also contributed to community-building efforts in Azerbaijan as a Peace Corps volunteer.