Ms. McLean is the founder and CEO of the Margie McLean Foundation, Inc. (MMF) where the mission is to provide outreach to underprivileged and disadvantaged children, young adults, and their families through educational enrichment, health and wellness, one-on-one mentoring, and local and global service projects that will foster future leaders in the 21st century and beyond.
Beginning in 2009, Margie begin holding empowerment workshops and events for women and girls, such as the Girls Empowerment Leadership Summit (GEL)® and DIVΔS Empowerment Retreat®. As part of her focus on female Preteens and Teens youth, she branded the Ladies of Quality Mentoring Program (LQ). This program was started in 1992 at Terry Sanford High School in Fayetteville, NC by herself and 25 other young ladies. The purpose of this group is to advocate, lead, develop, and empower young ladies through community leadership, educational advancement, and domestic and international awareness.
Margie has presented at events and conferences for the Prince William County Schools in Woodbridge, VA, the NC State Coalition of the National Council of Negro Women, Inc, Prince George’s County Schools in Latham, MD. She was also afforded the opportunity to participate as a panelist for the “Women in STEM” Summit at Prince George’s Community College in Upper Marlboro, MD. She has been recognized as 2014 Who’s Who by the National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) and honorer as a 2016 Trailblazer for the "Organization That Rock" by Pure Potential Inc. in Baltimore, MD.
Currently, Margie is an Global Ambassador and regular speaker for Black Business Expo USA. She has also launch the Kemistry Mindset Educational Webinars , My Mind Matter Teen Talk Show, Rainbow Storytime, and has been a regular guest on State of The Nation, broadcasted on the Real TV/Truth 96.1 in Paynesville, Liberia.
Margie has experience as a Behavioral Health Counselor. She is a member of the National Council of Negro Women, Inc., Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., the Order of Eastern Stars, PHA, and the National Teachers Association.