Mary Pat Nielson – Association Manager

About This Project

Mary Pat McGlynn managed membership operations, meetings and events and communications for professional associations for nearly eight years, prior to joining the Jaffe team in 2013. A graduate of Bowling Green State University, Mary Pat brings her passion for effective communication and attention to detail to her work with her clients. A consummate professional, Mary Pat enjoys managing the details and organization that go into successful event management. At the same time, she is able to see the big picture and how the details affect the overall growth of associations. Her perspective brings fresh ideas and is rooted in a calm approach to challenges as they arise.


Mary Pat hails from Cleveland, Ohio but has made Minneapolis her home. She enjoys Bikram Yoga, playing basketball and watching Cleveland based sports teams. She enjoys sampling local charcuterie and wine with her husband, Brant