Mary Lynn Perry, Volunteer Coordinator, City of Sacramento
Panelist, Harness the Power of Dynamic Volunteer Projects to Enhance Your Mission


Mary Lynn has an extensive background managing volunteers and student interns.  For the past 11 years she has served as the Volunteer Coordinator for the City of Sacramento, California.  She has also served as volunteer coordinator for the National Museum of African Art, as education specialist with the Smithsonian Institution coordinating student interns throughout the museum complex, as executive director of Business Volunteers for the Arts in Sacramento where she managed pro bono consultant projects with business volunteers for arts organizations and as Volunteer Services Manager for Shriners Hospitals for Children. 

Mary Lynn holds a B.A. from the University of Maryland and an M.A. from George Washington University, Washington, D.C.  She serves on the Board for DOVIA Sacramento, (Directors of Volunteers in Agencies), and has served on the Advisory Board for Mayor Kevin Johnson’s Volunteer Initiative, “Volunteer Sacramento”.  She was awarded “Volunteer Coordinator of the Year” in 2010.