Notable and Quotable

UMW Alumnae Represent at Geico

Geico has recognized the leadership of two Mary Washington alumnae with the recent promotions of Pionne Young Corbin ’94 and Melissa Klein Gallaro ’02. Corbin is a senior vice president and manages the regional office in Lakeland, Florida. She also oversees the Southeast and Midwest regional offices and Centralized Services operation, all based in Macon, Georgia. Gallaro, based in Fredericksburg, is a vice president of Geico and continues to serve as vice president of Geico Insurance Agency, which manages partner companies for personal lines of insurance products. … [Read more...]

Blakey Leaves Rolls- Royce, Keeps Soaring

Marion Blakey ’70 has retired as CEO of Rolls-Royce North America Inc., but her high-flying career continues with a recent appointment as a director of Cobham PLC. The company, based in Wimbourne, United Kingdom, provides global technology and innovative services. Blakey is also a member of the board’s audit committee. … [Read more...]