Mary Balise

Student Programs Coordinator


  • M.A. in Educational Leadership, University of Central Florida, 2021
  • B.A. in Studio Art and Psychology, University of Miami, 2019


Mary Balise began as student programs coordinator at Florida Poly in May 2021, working with the University Teams program. Previously, Balise worked at Rollins College in a variety of roles, including with Rollins Residential Life as a residence hall director and Rollins Community Standards and Responsibility as a conduct educator and graduate intern. Additionally, she served as a graduate teaching assistant at the University of Central Florida for SLS 1501, working with first-year students to learn college success strategies. Prior to moving to central Florida, Balise worked in various roles with the Division of Student Affairs at the University of Cincinnati and the University of Miami.

Professional Activities

  • Member, National Association of Student Personnel Administrators, 2019