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Mary L. G. Theroux
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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 former 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, Ms. Theroux was also Chairman of Garvey International, Inc., and Co-Founder, President, and CEO of San Francisco Grocery Express, Ltd. Articles on Ms. Theroux have appeared in Business Week, Forbes, Savvy, Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, and other publications.

Her articles have appeared in Forbes, Huffington Post, San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco Examiner, Visión Hispana, Houston Business Journal, Washington Examiner, San Francisco Business Times, Providence Journal, Tallahassee Democrat, Gallipolis Daily Tribune, San Marcos Daily Record, Union Daily Times, Daily Sentinel, and Point Pleasant Register.

Beyond Homeless: Finding Hope—World Premiere of the New Documentary February 16, 2022
A Model of Hope: Solutions to the Homelessness Epidemic | Mary L. G. Theroux and Graham H. Walker October 28, 2021
Capitol Riot, COVID-19, Civil Liberties, K-12 Schools & Censorship | Mary Theroux & Erich J. Prince February 2, 2021
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“Too Many Homeless Are Dying on California’s Streets” Sr. Vice President Mary L. G. Theroux, host of the new documentary “Beyond Homeless: Finding Hope” interviewed on KGO radio San Francisco April 19, 2022
“San Francisco: Building Out of a Crisis” Sr. Vice President Mary Theroux appears on KGO radio February 22, 2019
Sr. VP Mary Theroux interviewed on California's Maximum Grant Welfare Law June 16, 2016
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Beyond Homeless: Finding Hope: World Premiere of the New Documentary February 16, 2022
A Model of Hope: Solutions to the Homelessness Epidemic October 28, 2021
Capitol Riot, COVID-19, Civil Liberties, K-12 Schools & Censorship February 2, 2021
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Commentary Articles
Housing First Isn’t Working to Solve Homelessness. We Need a Holistic Model March 5, 2022
Homeless and Clueless in Oakland and Elsewhere in America December 25, 2021
Benioff’s Indictment of Tech Sector as Cause of Inequality Fails the Sniff Test February 21, 2019
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Executive Summary
Beyond Homeless December 15, 2021
Beacon Blog Posts
Presidential Role Model February 18, 2022
Remembering Desmond M. Tutu January 5, 2022
The Pilgrims’ Real Thanksgiving Lesson November 24, 2021
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Catalyst Posts
SF Government Officials Continue Clueless Homeless Practices During CoronaCrisis April 10, 2020
Fear: The Fuel of Government Power March 20, 2020
Chick-fil-A’s Awkward Adolescence January 4, 2020
Blame Tech for California's Housing Problems? February 27, 2019
MyGovCost Blog Posts
The National Debt Made Simple (Presidential Edition) September 21, 2013
Collected and Wasted: The IRS Spending Culture and Conference Abuses June 4, 2013
Obama's Resounding "No" to Raising Debt Ceiling January 17, 2013
Childhood Poverty, Government Failures, and the Need for Economic Liberty March 26, 2015
Public and Private Responses to Katrina October 20, 2005
Policy Report
Beyond Homeless November 10, 2021

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