Mary Jane Darby

Managing Director, New York

Mary Jane Darby, Managing Director, has been with Prager since 2011 and heads of the Firm’s Financial Advisory practice. Mary Jane has over 25 years of public finance experience, primarily working with colleges and universities. Her current role includes day-to-day management of the Firm’s client needs and provides services including transaction management, rating agency strategy, debt capacity/affordability assessments, policy development and board education.  She serves as team leader for the Firm’s engagements with Rutgers University, University of Missouri System and Johns Hopkins University, among others. 

Mary Jane’s background also includes eight years with the New Jersey Educational Facilities Authority, where she completed more than 100 higher-education financings totaling over $7.1 billion and was instrumental in developing innovative financing strategies. Mary Jane graduated from Lafayette College with a B.A. in Economics and Business. She is a FINRA Municipal Securities Registered Principal and Representative. 

E-mail: mjdarby@prager.com
Phone: (646) 871-3451