State of Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing, and Regulation’s (DLLR) EARN Program
Mary Keller, the Program Administrator for the Employment Advancement Right Now (EARN) Maryland Program, began her career in healthcare. After completing a Masters of Arts in Counseling, Mary assisted with the implementation of the Affordable Care Act in the Maryland Governor's Office of Healthcare Reform. From there, Mary began her work with the EARN Maryland Program, providing technical assistance to each of the healthcare grants within the program. In January of 2015, Mary became Administrator of the Program and now manages a budget of $8 million annually and 59 Strategic Industry Partnerships throughout the State of Maryland.