Marilyn F. Presto

Marilyn comes to us from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. She was initially hired as the Budget Director for the campus in 2010 and served in that role for approximately two years; after which she was promoted to the Associate Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance in 2012. Marilyn has worked in both private and government sectors in addition to working in the field of higher education. Prior to working at the University of Massachusetts, Marilyn worked for the Charlotte County Government Administration for approximately six years in the Finance organization, where she worked on developing and supporting the capital plan. She participated on a team to mitigate the damage and support recovery efforts resulting from damages the county sustained from hurricane Charley. While at the County, she also worked to identify efficiency and effectiveness projects for the Facility Planning, Construction and Maintenance Group and Parks and Recreation. Prior to working at Charlotte County, Marilyn worked at Abbott Laboratories supporting the Research and Development and Operations groups as a Budget Manager and cost accountant. Marilyn has an MBA from Babson College and an MS in Industrial Organizational Psychology.