Mary Beth Kren, MEd, joined RWJF in May 1996 in the Information Center, where her responsibilities include circulation of books and serials, reference requests, processing new books, order and troubleshooting serial subscriptions, maintaining online catalog and catalog training for staff, as well as providing articles to staff.
Prior to joining the Foundation, Kren worked for 13 years in the field of education, teaching in both public and private schools. She designed and wrote curriculum, reports, newsletters and handbooks; coached several sports; and organized special school-wide events.
Kren is a former member of the American Alliance of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, and the N.J. Association of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance.
Kren holds a master of education degree from Trenton State College, now known as the College of New Jersey, with a specialization in health. She received a bachelor of science from Trenton State College and holds a New Jersey teaching certificate in health and physical education, K-12.