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Mary from St. Paul is working to transform Minnesota by ‘motivating educational leaders, fostering learning and community-building.’.

Mary Cathryn Ricker is an education leader from St. Paul, Minnesota dedicated to creating positive change in public school systems, particularly for students who have been traditionally disenfranchised. Throughout her teaching career, Mary Cathryn has always strived to create a supportive and inclusive environment for all students. As an education leader, she prioritizes giving students the learning conditions they deserve, centering the voices of both educators and families when it comes to creating and introducing policies. Her dedication to community-building and including all voices when creating teaching and learning conditions will help unite, transform, and bring positive change to Minnesota.

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Mary's work aligns with 5 of the United Nations.
Sustainable Development Goals.

To end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all - Mary’s work contributes towards the 5 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

There is no point of United We Transform and working smart locally if we don’t connect to our wider humanity.

Mary will cut through "Minnesota Nice” by sharing ‘their’ personality.

This is an AI generated perspective of Mary’s personality. Research indicates accuracy of 95% for anyone with an online social presence.

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Mary tends to be expressive, warm, and open when interacting with others.


OVERVIEW:

Anecdotal evidence is more convincing to Mary than a collection of facts. Talk about topics unrelated to work, tell a customer story, and use metaphors to further explain a concept. She will prefer interesting concepts over analytical insight. Ask her open ended questions and appeal to her emotions to drive her to action.

What comes naturally to Mary

  • Solving a problem by getting insight from others

  • Seeking a personal connection in new business relationships

  • Enjoying a story more than a list of facts


COMMUNICATON:

Mary is relentlessly optimistic and appreciates friendly, transparent conversation. Expect her to initiate side conversations to talk about life outside of work. Affirm her ideas and let her know that you're listening to her when in conversation.

When speaking to Mary

  • Speak with an informal tone

  • Affirm her bright ideas

  • Make time for small-talk


MOTIVATION:

Mary is people-oriented and thrives on building new relationships. If you can make her feel accepted and included in a group, she will happily work on any task. She will enjoy being asked for advice and will happily stop to explain the situation to her co-workers.

What motivates Mary

  • Feeling accepted

  • Working closely with others

  • Sharing personal stories


WORK:

If you have an issue with Mary or need to give her constructive criticism, it is best to do it in person. She will appreciate people who are approachable and help make peace and create harmony in her work environment. Empathy likely comes naturally to her, making her a community leader and a source of trust for her team.

When working with Mary

  • Agree on a common goal

  • Don't give her too much repetitive work

  • Let her have a bit of flexibility

By publishing their virtual Fingerprint, allows others to get to know them a little better.

Mary’s Fingerprint is created by mining 100+ public websites to create an index of weighted terms from Mary’s online activity.

educator

motivated

education leader

learning

leadership

community-building

Executive Vice President

English Teacher

Commissioner

Education

President

Teacher

educator

motivated

education leader

learning

leadership

community-building

Executive Vice President

English Teacher

Commissioner

Education

President

Teacher

We share this information in order to break down silos, enable learning from others and empower collaboration across Minnesota.

A quick pause to thank our employers:

We can represent as individuals. But we also need to connect our companies, their products and budgets to transform….

How can we influence the media with our corporate budgets to make the changes necessary in our state?

Please check out my organizations website to see if it could serve yours.

Thank youState of Minnesotafor supporting United We Transform!

How can Mary extended network contribute to enhancing local efforts?

To collaborate better, we need to connect across silos. We need to connect better within silos. Often times the best answer is just a cubicle away that you never would have thought of. Sometimes it is an ocean away.

We are now simply providing people here to help you connect and be more successful in your career, but right now… for Minnesota!

Vincent Pecararo
Digital Transformation Leader, Department of Defense


KEYWORDS
Digital Transformation
Daycare Management
Contracting
B21

PRESUADE WITH
Kindness
Contracting details
Concrete evidence
Sincerity

DIGITAL RATING

12

Colter Lease
Art Director, Creative Lead, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Photoshop
Art Direction
Spray Pain Art
Artificial Intelligence

PRESUADE WITH
Creativity
Art
Design
Parenthood

DIGITAL RATING

36

Nathalia Luna
Solution Designer, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Data science
Graphs
Design Thinking
Real Time Work

PRESUADE WITH
Travel
Remote Working
Real time feedback
Quick thinking

DIGITAL RATING

45

Jack Burgess
Facilitator, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Landscape Painting
Skateboards
Facilitation
Design Methodology

PRESUADE WITH
Rural settings
Artistic Influence
MGT Models
Low tech

DIGITAL RATING

22

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