Maranie Brown is Vice President, Data Platform & Solutions with the Technology Enterprise Services team at BlackRock, an investment management company. In this role, she manages programs in the DataOps Engineering portfolio and evolves the organization’s platform to provide available, consistent data of the highest quality to clients. Before BlackRock, she served as Associate Director, Program Management at T3 and Senior Digital Program Manager at You Are Here (YAH).
Maranie has been recognized as a “Rising Star” for outstanding contributions to the digital community, one of the Marietta Daily Journal / Cobb Life Magazine’s “Top 20 Under 40”, and a Woman to Watch in STEAM by Women in Technology. Maranie also serves on various nonprofit boards, including The Junior League of Atlanta, Inc., the inaugural Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta’s inaugural Junior Board, the United Way of Greater Atlanta’s Cobb County Advisory Board, and the Technology Association of Georgia’s Product Management Society Board. A graduate of the University of Georgia, Maranie serves as Vice President of the UGA Young Alumni Leadership Council, leading all efforts to strengthen engagement with young alumni and current students. She is also a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Rho Zeta Omega Chapter, where she serves as Leadership Development Chairman.
Maranie is a graduate of Leadership Buckhead, the Atlanta Women’s Foundation’s Inspire Atlanta Program, the YWCA of Greater Atlanta’s Georgia Women’s Policy Institute, the Atlanta Regional Commission’s Regional Leadership Institute, LEAD Atlanta Class of 2020, and a member of the LEAD Atlanta Alumni Association, where she will serve as Co-Chair of the LEAD Atlanta Class of 2023. Maranie was recently inducted into Outstanding Atlanta and is a member of Leadership Cobb’s Class of 2022.
A native of Atlanta, Georgia, Maranie completed her undergraduate studies in the College of Family and Consumer Sciences at the University of Georgia. Working on her Double Dawg status, Maranie is currently pursuing a Master of Business and Technology in the UGA Terry College of Business.