President and Chief Operating Officer
Marjie graduated from the University of Illinois in 1975 with a BS degree in Industrial Psychology and went on to receive her MBA from Harvard University in 1979. She spent many years as a strategic marketing consultant for major international commercial and industrial businesses, advising them on their channels of distribution, pricing and sales policies.
She later brought her skills and talents to the public sector volunteering in her children’s schools for twenty five years. She was chair of many Parent Teacher Organization committees, as well as served in leadership capacities as President, Vice President and Treasurer. She was elected to the Board of Education and served nine years including two as President and three as Vice President. While on the School Board, Marjie successfully lead the approval and implementation of an $89M USD construction referendum.
Marjie is enthusiastically bringing her leadership skills, educational expertise and love of Jamaica and its people to Cornerstone Jamaica and “See Better. Learn Better”. The “See Better. Learn Better” program is poised for its next phase of tremendous growth. Marjie is anxiously awaiting the opportunity to secure funds and work with the talented and dedicated SB.LB staff and volunteers to bring eyeglasses to and expand the learning opportunities and horizons of Jamaican schoolchildren throughout the Island.