Mary K. FitzGerald
Chief Executive Officer
Mary was appointed as the first Chief Executive Officer of The Moyer Foundation in July 2015. Mary has served as a nonprofit executive in Philadelphia for over twelve years with an emphasis in sports and helping youth and other vulnerable populations. Mary’s work has focused primarily on organizational enhancement, business development, fundraising, marketing, strategic planning, event management and policy writing.
Mary currently serves as Chairperson of the NFL and NFLPA’s Research and Education Foundation, is Secretary of her local St. Vincent de Paul Society and is an active Board Member of the Tulane Sports Law Advisory Committee. She also serves as Adjunct Marketing Professor at The Philadelphia Center. Mary has clerked for the National Football League, worked for the NHL’s Minnesota Wild during their inaugural season and also served as Manager of Business Affairs at FOX Cable Networks in Los Angeles. Mary’s publications include “The Court of Arbitration for Sport: Doping and Due Process During the Olympics” and “Sports Law.” She holds memberships in the Sports Lawyers Association, the National Sports Marketing Network, & Women in Sports & Events (WISE). Mary received a JD/MBA from Tulane University in May of 2001, where she served as Editor-in-Chief of The Sports Lawyers Journal and President of the Sports Law Society.
Mary hails from Brooklyn and despite her love of Philadelphia remains a loyal and avid NY sports fan who resides in the city of Brotherly Love with her husband, son and various other four legged family members. Mary enjoys running, live music and exploring Philadelphia’s vibrant restaurant scene.
Lisa has more than 15 years of experience working in corporate responsibility, sports philanthropy and media. Lisa worked extensively and in multiple capacities with Robert Wood Johnson Foundation - funded Sports Philanthropy Project, a national organization that maximized the incredible power and assets of professional sports to impact sustainable social change.
Lisa has spent her career dedicated to improving the health and happiness of America's children. Prior to joining The Moyer Foundation, Lisa worked as an independent consultant for a variety of non-profit and for profit clients including Nike, Inc. and the Clinton Global Initiative, the Seattle Seahawks, The Food Trust, Everyday Health and Friends of the Children. She began her career working for FOX Sports New England and Clear Channel Communications where she specialized in marketing, business development, community outreach and public relations.
Lisa holds a BA in psychology with a minor in business administration from Wittenberg University, where she was recruited for swimming. Originally from Connecticut, Lisa now lives in Seattle.
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Camp Erin Program Manager
Bethany joined The Moyer Foundation in December of 2011 as the Camp Erin Program Manager. She is privileged to provide support and oversight to more than forty Camp Erin locations nationwide, and cultivates a national network of bereavement professionals to offer development and networking opportunities.
Prior to joining The Moyer Foundation, Bethany worked for the Safe Crossings Children's Grief Support Program of Providence Hospice of Seattle, WA. She has also worked in school-based counseling; undergraduate student services; summer camp programming; and is a practicum facilitator for graduate-level students.
Bethany holds a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology, and is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor Associate. She shares life with a fantastic community of family and friends in Seattle who love to eat good food, play often and care well for one another.
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Brian Maus, MA, LMFT
Camp Mariposa Program Manager
Brian is a Licensed Couple and Family Therapist who brings 25 years of experience working with children, teens and families from diverse backgrounds. Most recently, Brian built and ran a successful couple and family therapy practice in the Philadelphia area for the past 9 years. Brian also has 16 years of experience working with non-profits in Philadelphia and Los Angeles. He developed an innovative home-based family therapy program for children, teens and families whose lives had been impacted by serious violent crime. In addition, he developed a national model outreach program for individuals and families living with a cancer. Both of these programs were focused on serving individuals and families living in low-income, underserved communities. Brian is very excited to be returning to non-profit work and the Camp Mariposa program in particular. He believes strongly in the Moyer Foundation’s commitment to providing quality services to children living with the stress of addiction in their family.
Jocelyn is passionate about creating positive experiences for kids. Having been an intern for The Moyer Foundation in 2012, Jocelyn is excited to continue her work with the Foundation. She brings experience from various non-profits where she has worked in camp directing and programming, event planning, as well as programming and development for a family social work program.
Jocelyn holds a BA in Communication Studies with a double minor in Women’s Studies and Psychology from Seattle Pacific University. She loves traveling, eating good food, and going on adventures with friends.
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Wendy Belzer Litzke
Director of Community and Government Relations
Wendy Belzer Litzke earned her B.A. in Spanish, summa cum laude, from Boston College, and attended American University in Washington D.C. where she earned a master's degree in International Communication. Ms. Belzer Litzke has worked in the private sector for International SOS Assistance and inlingua School of Languages; and in government, as special assistant to the director of the Voice of America; and as press secretary and communications director for Congresswoman Nydia M. Velazquez and the House Committee on Small Business. She spent nine years in higher education as special assistant to the president, director of government and community relations, and vice president for government and community relations at Goucher College in Baltimore. Most recently she was executive director of The Orphan Society of America (OSA), located just outside of Philadelphia.
Wendy speaks fluent Spanish and in her free time, enjoys ballet dancing and spending quality time with her husband, two young children and her dog Pele named after the famous soccer superstar.
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Katie Fleegel joins The Moyer Foundation as Controller based in the Philadelphia office. She is a licensed CPA and has been working with non-profit organizations in an accounting, finance and budgeting capacity since 2002. This includes a position as the Budget Director at Phoenix House Foundation, a national non-profit organization providing holistic drug and alcohol addiction treatment for adults and adolescents, and as Director of Finance at iMentor in New York City working with students from low-income communities to graduate high school and succeed in college.
Katie is a Syracuse University graduate and previously worked in public accounting at PricewaterhouseCoopers before moving into the non-profit space. She recently relocated to Philadelphia from Brooklyn, NY and is loving the opportunity to get to know another big east coast city. In addition to spending as much time as possible with her nieces and nephew, Katie is an active member of several local running clubs and also enjoys hiking, snowshoeing, travel, and creative seasonal cooking and eating.
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