The Jim Joseph Foundation invests in promising Jewish education grant initiatives. We partner with effective organizations that seek to inspire young people to discover the joy of living vibrant Jewish lives.
Mary Seabury is the Chief Financial Officer of the Jim Joseph Foundation, a private foundation with assets of over $1 billion. She manages Finance, Tax, and Accounting. She was the founding CFO and established the financial basis and internal controls for the foundation’s granting function and diversified investment portfolio when the foundation was created in 2006. Mary coordinates with Cambridge Associates, the Foundation’s investment consultant, to manage the diversified investment portfolio of marketable securities, hedge funds, and private equity funds. She provides the Board of Directors and operations managers with reports, analysis, tools and policies to govern the Foundation.
In addition to her work with the Foundation, she continues to manage the financial operations of the real estate companies owned by the Foundation.
Prior to the creation of the Foundation, Ms. Seabury was the Vice President of Finance and Controller of Interland Corporation, Jim Joseph’s real estate company based in Davis, CA. She managed the tax, budgeting, finance, and cash management for the corporation.
Her working experience also includes auditing of public and private companies for Deloitte & Touche, LLP and 12 years of commercial and real estate lending for financial institutions in Northern California.
Mary graduated with a BS from UC Davis and a Masters of Business Administrations from CSU Sacramento and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant and California Real Estate Broker.