Tag Archives: Celebration of the Stars

Mary Fran McLane: The Woman Who Keeps It Running

Mary Fran McLane

(L to R) Tun-Hou Lee, Phyllis Kanki, Mary Fran McLane, Max Essex, Richard Marlink

By Martha Henry

Though the cafeteria was packed, there were no objections when Max Essex proclaimed, “No one in the room has worked harder at her job than Mary Fran McLane.”

On February 24th, the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health honored employees who have reached milestones in service. Mary Fran has worked at Harvard for 50 years. For the last 37, she has served as Lab Manager in the Essex Lab. Continue reading