Meet Mari Huertas | Berkman Klein Center

Meet Mari Huertas |  Berkman Klein Center

May 7, 2024

Cambridge, MA – Harvard University’s Berkman Klein Center welcomes Mari Huertas as senior director of network and faculty projects.

This role will oversee our Network and Faculty Projects pillar which includes the network (affiliates, associates and alumni), our relationship with the network of centers and faculty projects. Mari is a multi-faceted executive who brings 20 years of experience across a variety of practices and industries. Previously, she worked for The New York Times, Google, Obama for America’s Tech Team 2012, World Book, and McGraw-Hill. She has advised startups in Chicago and San Francisco and worked with leaders at all levels as an organizational effectiveness coach and consultant, focusing on collaboration, communication and culture.

“We are thrilled to have a cross-sector leader like Mari take the helm of our diverse portfolio of programs,” said Tara Kripowicz, BKC Executive Director. “His expertise in inspiring organizations to be more efficient, more collaborative and more values-aligned will ensure that BKC’s scalable programs meet unique needs and maximize our impact in the public interest technology space.”

“I am thrilled to join an organization that shares my commitment to using technology to amplify social good,” remarked Huertas, “and excited to support students, faculty, and partners in building projects that connect pedagogy and practice.”