Mary Zawaski

Mary Zawaski

Finance & Administration Manager

Mary is responsible for supporting NACSA’s general accounting functions with primary focus on payroll and human resource administration. She joined NACSA in 2006 and has worked in various capacities since that time.

Mary graduated from Northern Illinois University with a B.S. in marketing/management.

Her professional background includes experience as an account manager for a marketing research company, and business manager for a parish office.

Outside of work, Mary spends time supporting the Hydrocephalus Association through various research and fundraising events.


Most Recent Posts
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