Mary Gerhard 

Mary Gerhard 
enterprise field sales  
Google Cloud, Southern California 
Mary is a tech industry veteran (more than 25 years) whose career includes roles at well known industry firms including Salesforce, Gartner and Forrester. Mary began her career in technology as a senior in high school with a six month internship at IBM in Endicott, NY and she hasn’t stopped since. 
As an enterprise field sales leader at Google Cloud, Mary is tasked with driving strategic relationships and solutions with senior level executives at marquis customers in Southern California. She manages a diverse healthcare client base where she has exposure to a wide variety of healthcare machine learning applications. She works with businesses during all stages of the machine learning lifecycle, whether they are just thinking about the possibility of using ML in their business or are already well into the journey.  
In addition to being a technology trailblazer, Mary is a yogi, chef, self-proclaimed comedian and mother of two. She frequently hosts high school “Girls Who Code” events at the Google office in Irvine. She has been a co-lead for Women@Google and also teaches fellow googlers how to “Present with Charisma”. 
Mary holds a B.A. in communications and a minor in Spanish from Cortland State University and has an MBA from Northeastern University in Boston.