Mary Russell Baucom joined the USOM in March 2019 as the Director of Administrative Services. Originally from Mobile, Alabama, Mary Russell is a graduate of Spring Hill College with a degree in Art/Business and whose love for the arts, and for non-profit groups, led her to experience many years in not-for-profit administration. Before moving to Colorado Springs 17 years ago from Washington DC with her husband and two sons, Mary Russell worked at the Corcoran Gallery of Art and at NAIFA, a national trade association. After moving to Colorado Springs, Mary Russell became the Administration Director for the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA) where she oversaw the finance and human resources areas for the group, in addition to day-to-day operations. Most recently, Mary Russell served as the Operations Manager for the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, where she had oversight of daily business functions, as well as the retail and event services. Mary Russell currently serves on the Olympic City USA Task Force.