Mary Pender Greene, LCSW

Mary Pender Greene, LCSW-R, CGP, is career & executive coach, psychotherapist and consultant with a private practice in Manhattan. Mary is a thought leader in the social services industry, recognized by her peers for her novel ideas on coaching, training, mentoring, and sharing knowledge. She has 20+ years of experience helping individuals, companies and non-profit organizations. Mary is the president & CEO of MPG Consulting (MPGC), a NYC based consultant group with significant experience in providing capacity building services. MPGC is committed to ensuring that organizations serving populations of color are prepared to provide transformative culturally and racially attuned clinical, programmatic and administrative services. Its racially and culturally diverse team brings experience as coaches, clinicians, trainers, managers and organizational consultants in mental health, health, schools, child welfare, and other social service settings. The New York State Education Department’s State Board recognizes MPG Consulting as an approved provider of continuing education credits (CEs) for mental health professionals: LCSW, LMSW, LMHC, LMFT, LCAT. MPGC is a New York State certified minority and women owned business enterprise (M/WBE). She is the author of Creative Mentorship and Career-Building Strategies: How to Build Your Virtual Personal Board of Directors (2015) and co-editor of Strategies for Deconstructing Racism in the Health and Human Services (2016). Mary's background includes executive management roles at America’s largest non-profit organization, The Jewish Board of Family Services (JBFCS) in NYC. During her tenure, Mary held several leadership roles, including Assistant Executive Director, Chief of Social Work Services, Director of Group Treatment, and Director of the agency’s Confronting Organizational Racism Initiative. JBFCS serves 70,000+ families of diverse racial and ethnic backgrounds each year in 160 programs with a staff of 3,400. She has designed and facilitated presentations and workshops both nationally and abroad, on topics spanning relationships, career development and leadership. With her uplifting and compelling style she engages and empowers audiences while facilitating life-changing insights. Mary employs a genuine passion for helping people and delivers knowledge and tools that can be applied for a lifetime. Mary received her M.S.W. in Social Work and B.S in Pre‐Social Work from New York University. 212.245.2510••