As Coordinator for the Integrated Marketing team at NATIONAL Public Relations, Mary Navas brings a fresh perspective to marketing and communication strategies as well as brand and media development.

Mary holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Saint Mary’s University in Halifax and was President and CEO of Saint Mary’s University Student’s Association. She has served on several boards and was Chair of Students Nova Scotia where she represented over 20,000 students while gaining experience in advocacy, generating creative content and crafting strategic messaging.

Mary recognizes the importance of being involved and giving back. She has volunteered for Habit for Humanity, taken part in Gen Z Research and has recently coordinated the Mosaic Multicultural festival on the Halifax waterfront.

As a newcomer and leader in the community, Mary values a sense of belonging. She brings a diverse and youthful perspective to the YMCA and is honoured to serve as a Y board member.