As the team’s Trailblazer and Relator, MaryAnn is responsible for defining the strategy and structure of LIFTbuild and helping the team develop as an organization.
Leading the way forward on the path to Transform How the World Is Built, MaryAnn is passionate about focusing on the individual strengths of our team, forging LIFTbuild into a group that is greater than the sum of its parts.
A key member of the Barton Malow Family of Companies executive leadership team, MaryAnn provides executive oversight and direction enabling the enterprise to reach its goals, strategies, and priorities consistent with its core purpose and values. MaryAnn also coordinates legal services and works with legal team members throughout the Family of Companies.
MaryAnn began her legal career as a real estate lawyer in private practice and has worked in-house for the last 15 years at Barton Malow as well as publicly traded, international, and other privately held companies. MaryAnn earned a B.A. in Sociology with highest distinction from the University of Michigan where she was a member of the Michigan Marching Band, and graduated from Harvard Law School where she was an editor on the Harvard Environmental Law Review. MaryAnn has been recognized by dBusiness as a Top Corporate Counsel in Michigan for 2021. Additionally, she was a recipient of the 2015 First Chair Rising Star Award and the 2002 Habitat for Humanity of Greater Boston, Inc., Golden Hammer Award. MaryAnn is very involved in the swimming community in southeast Michigan and its diversity and inclusion efforts.