Mary Heckbert

Administrative Assistant
Office: E15-391
Phone: +1 617 253 9880
Fax: +1 866 740 3158
E-Mail: heckbert [at] media [dot] mit [dot] edu

Mary Heckbert is administrative assistant for Kent Larson, director of MIT Media Lab Changing Places and its team members. The group's initiatives include City Science, CityFARM, CityHOME, CitySCOPE, and Urban Mobility. Heckbert also served as senior administrative assistant at MIT's Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research from 2008-2013. She updated web pages, drafted e-newsletters, and coordinated collaboration events. 

Prior to the Koch Institute, Heckbert served as administrative assistant at MIT's Media Lab supporting the Human Dynamics, Social Media, and Software Agents faculty and students. Work included coordinating member visits, working closely with program organizers. Heckbert also worked in MIT's Aeronautics and Astronautics Department, managing graduate admissions process and organizing the annual graduate orientation program.

Mary Heckbert also worked at Fidelity Investments as a computer help desk assistant and administrative assistant for Systems Company management. She managed Active Directory Services communications, working closely with technical staff.