Mary Trieu is a Senior Associate Director in the Paul Milstein Center for Real Estate. Mary manages the Center's events and program as well as the real estate alumni and community relations. She works with colleagues in the Business School, across the University, and with the Center’s existing and new vendors and consultants in the delivery of a broad range of programming. Such programming caters to the MBA student population and offers events and activities for faculty, alumni, and the real estate industry at-large. She is also be responsible for strategizing and developing outreach to the alumni community using the Center’s various communication tools.
Prior to her current position, Mary was an Associate Director and Assistant Director at the Business School, and an Admissions and Student Affairs Officer at SIPA. She joined Columbia University in August 2013. Mary holds a B.A. in Global Studies from the University of California, Santa Barbara and an M.P.A. from Columbia’s School of International Public Affairs (anticipated May 2020). Mary is from Oakland, California. She is one of six children and is a first generation Chinese-Vietnamese American. Mary enjoys CrossFit, surfing, hiking, and traveling.