Mary Edquist is Vice President and General Counsel of Pison Stream Solutions Inc., a global leader in the research and development of niche chemical coatings platforms that provide solutions for the defense, renewable energy, transportation, healthcare and communications industries. Prior to joining Pison, Mary served as the Director of Global Ethics and Compliance for Diebold Nixdorf, and as an Associate Attorney with Jones Day and McDonald Hopkins. She has also worked as a Deputy Public Defender for the State of Colorado and as an attorney before the UN’s International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia.

A native of Wichita, Kansas, Mary earned her undergraduate degree from Cornell University, a dual M.A./J.D. from the University of Denver, and her LL.M. in National Security Law from Georgetown. An experienced international traveler, Mary is fluent in Spanish and her native language, Swedish. When she has free time, Mary enjoys reading and hitting the playgrounds with her children.