Mary Marx

Nonprofit Fellow


President and Chief Executive Officer, PACE Center for Girls, Inc.

Mary Marx is the President & CEO of the PACE Center for Girls, Inc. and in her eight year tenure as CEO has led the organization through an extensive period of expansion.  PACE Center for Girls, Inc. is made up of nineteen PACE Centers across Florida.  With a combined staff of more than 400 and $36M in revenue, PACE serves more than 2,800 girls and young women annually. 

Marx’s 2009 appointment as the CEO of PACE marked a new era for the organization.  She has led PACE through a major organizational transformation, implementing a growth strategy that has doubled the number of girls, increased revenues by more than sixty percent and put critical infrastructure into place to position the organization for continued growth and expansion on a national scale.