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Mary Beth Thurman

Executive Assistant

Mary Beth joined Madrona in 2019. In her role, she supports Shannon Anderson and Sudip Chakrabarti.

Past Lives

Prior to joining the Madrona team, Mary Beth had 10 years of experience working as an executive assistant. In 2008, Mary Beth graduated from Mississippi State University with a Bachelor of Arts in English.


Outside of the time she spends assisting the Madrona team, writing claims most of her attention, and she recently published her first novel. She still manages to fit in some hiking, kayaking, and reading. She and her husband have also started an online lifestyle and apparel company.

Love for the PNW

Mary Beth enjoys Washington’s breathtaking scenery, especially getting to live on an island and having the mountains nearby.