Director, Human Capital

Mara leads all Human Capital and Talent Acquisition efforts at Arrowroot, conducting operational due diligence and providing operational assistance and support to portfolio companies. Her focus is on partnering with portfolio leadership teams to maximize organizational and individual performance; building high caliber teams and high-performing cultures and solid internal infrastructure that accelerate overall speed of execution, during times of organizational evolution and rapid growth.

Mara has 15 years of experience in the Growth Equity and Venture Capital industries, working as an internal HR lead, consultant and Operating Partner. Mara led HR at TA Associates for eight years and has held leadership roles in high growth organizations, both public and private, in a variety of industries, including management consulting, SaaS, product technology and financial services.

Prior to joining Arrowroot, Mara was an Operating Partner and ran a private consulting practice, partnering with leadership teams and Growth Equity firms to support organizational growth.

Mara is also an attorney and is a member of the Massachusetts Bar.


  • Suffolk University Law School, J.D.
  • Wheaton College, Political Science, B.A.