While studying mathematics at Portland State University, Mary noticed firsthand how women are underrepresented in many fields. Having worked with kids for 10 years and specifically all-girl programs since 2016, Girls Count launched to fill the gaps of traditional education that leave many students behind. She hopes that collaborative, project-based programming will give girls confidence in themselves to become strong, opinionated, educated members of their community.
Founder and Executive Director
Brittany has a Master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction with endorsements in math and science. She taught middle school math and science for 6 years and has a passion for looking at education creatively and facilitating experiences that get learners to think independently. When not thinking about new programming for Girls Count she is playing with her 2 kids outside, baking bread, and planning her next adventure.
Board of Directors