Mary L. G. Theroux

Senior Vice President of The Independent Institute

Mary L. G. Theroux is Senior Vice President of the Independent Institute. Having received her A.B. in economics from Stanford University, Ms. Theroux is Managing Director of Lightning Ventures, L.P., a San Francisco Bay Area investment firm, and Vice President of the C.S. Lewis Society of California. She is Chairman of the Advisory Board for the Alameda County Salvation Army; former Chairman and current member of the San Francisco Salvation Army Advisory Board, and also serves on the National Advisory Board of The Salvation Army. Having been a director of nine corporations and three foundations, Mary was also Chairman of Garvey International, Inc., and Co-founder and President of San Francisco Grocery Express. She has been a guest on Fox News with Andrew Napolitano and articles on Ms. Theroux have appeared in Business Week, Forbes, Savvy, Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, and other publications.