Department: Economic Development
Mary Trester began working at EDASC in 2020. She brings over two decades of experience in higher education, workforce development, equity and diversity training, and program management. Since 2014, she was the Director of Continuing Education and Edmonds Conference Center at Edmonds Community College, managing four continuing education programs. In that role, she also secured funds to support educational scholarships and secured and organized volunteer support. A 2013 Leadership Snohomish Graduate, Trester obtained her B.A. from the University of Washington before obtaining her K-8 teaching certificate from Central Washington University. She earned a Master’s in International Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management.