Mara comes to Reservoir Communications Group with a strong background in health research and communications, which she leverages to help clients create thoughtful, compelling materials and campaigns that advance corporate brand, reputation and advocacy goals. Prior to joining Reservoir, Mara worked at the Advisory Board Company, where she focused on coordinating and communicating strategic initiatives for C-suite executives. She previously worked at CATO Research, a regulatory and clinical contract research organization, to support device and pharmaceutical manufacturers throughout the FDA approval process. Mara worked abroad as a curriculum developer for a technology education startup in Beijing, China. She is currently studying for her master’s in public health at George Washington University and holds a B.A. in International Studies from American University.