In her role, Maria Conticelli contributes to the development and implementation of organizational strategies, policies, and practices. Ms. Conticelli ensures operational effectiveness by providing leadership for finance and human resource functions. Before joining Operation Pathways, Maria served as the Director of Sections, Divisions, and Administration at the Federal Bar Association in Arlington, Virginia. Prior to this, Ms. Conticelli served as the Director of Recruitment and Training at Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Cook County in Chicago, Illinois.
Ms. Conticelli holds a master’s degree in Child Development from the Erikson Institute and a BA in Communications and Theatre from Saint Mary’s College.