Mollie graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a Bachelor of Arts degree. Her professional life included 21 years of experience as an educator in both higher education and in secondary independent schools. She then moved into the corporate sector as an executive search professional, ultimately forming her own search firm whose focus was leadership searches for their large non-profit clients, many of which were in human services and education. Mollie’s non-profit volunteer activities have spanned her entire adult life. She has served on 11 boards and has been an officer on 6 of them. She and her husband moved to Sonoma 9 years ago and have been actively involved in the community since then. She was on the founding board of Impact 100 Sonoma.