Maura Pally

Executive Director, Office of Hillary Rodham Clinton

Maura Pally is the executive director for the Office of Hillary Rodham Clinton at the Clinton Foundation. In this role, she oversees Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton’s programs which include No Ceilings: The Full Participation Project, Too Small to Fail, and Secretary Clinton’s efforts around youth unemployment in the United States. Maura joined the Clinton Foundation from Bloomberg Philanthropies where she provided strategic direction for programmatic activities and oversight of operational management. Previously, Maura served as the Acting Assistant and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs. As suchshe oversaw international exchange programs, including the Fulbright Scholarship Program, and created new programs that engaged people from around the world, including smARTpower and TechWomen. Prior to joining the U.S. Department of State, Maura served as deputy counsel for Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign, manager of politics and public policy at Oxygen Media, and special assistant in the Office of White House Counsel under President Clinton. Maura earned a B.A. from Brown University and a J.D. from the University of Southern California.