Mary Dalsin

Program Associate, GHR Foundation

Program Associate

GHR Foundation


Mary Dalsin is a program associate for GHR Foundation which works in global development, health and education. Mary manages the Inter-Religious Action portfolio and supports the Alzheimer’s Initiative and BridgeBuilder Challenge in which she leads an effort to incorporate a principles based approach. In this role, she contributes to design and implementation of monitoring and evaluation systems, manages the grants process, and assists in strategic programming efforts. Prior to joining GHR, Mary served as a program administrator at the Public Health Trust in Oakland, CA. and has more than 25 years of experience in grants and program administration, working both overseas and domestically. Mary currently serves as a Master Gardener with the Extension office of the University of Minnesota and has lived in Russia and Uzbekistan, working with environmental and health activists and non-governmental organizations.