Mary Ann Turcke: President, NFL Digital Media and NFL Network
“Looking back now I realize that Civil Engineering is one of the best undergraduate degrees - period. I manage people in a large, capital intensive, complicated operation. I report to the CEO of one of the largest companies in Canada. My analytical and quantitative abilities that were honed in civil engineering together with the softer skills that the program infused have helped me compete for and be successful in very senior leadership roles across many industries.”
Graduation Year: 1988
Job Description: Mary Ann Turke oversees all of the company’s national operations including TV, radio, digital and out of home. In November 2009, and again in 2010, Mary Ann was recognized among the elite ranks of the most influential women in Canada when she was added to Canada’s Most Powerful Women Top 100 list for her accomplishments in her management role, vision and leadership, corporate performance and community service. She was also named Woman of the Year in Communications and Technology in 2015.