Associate Director, NCAA Sport Science Institute
Mary Wilfert has administered the NCAA drug-education and drug-testing programs since 1999 and works to promote policies and develop resources for student-athlete healthy life choices. Mary has led national office efforts to develop best practices to support student-athlete mental wellness and serves as a co-project coordinator to address sexual assault and interpersonal violence.
She has worked in the health education field for over 35 years to empower individuals to make informed choices for lifelong health and success. Wilfert received her Bachelor of Science in Health Education from the University of Dayton and her Masters in Community Health Education from the University of Cincinnati.