Maryanne is dedicated to her field of research and demonstrated this by offering to host not one, but two conferences in Halifax. Her offer to host the 2016 NEEPS conference was readily accepted. She and her conference team created a well thought out conference program that balanced both academics as well as fun with receptions, excursions, pub crawls, etc. that offered delegates an entertaining and memorable visit to Halifax. Although a regional society, covering the northeastern USA and Atlantic Canada; delegates from across Canada and the USA, and from around the globe attended.
Year of ambassadorship: 2016
Industry sector: Life Science
Organization: Saint Mary's University
Association: NorthEastern Evolutionary Psychology Society