Marie McGrath, Director of Strategic Partnerships & TextLess Live More, joined the SADD National staff in September 2018. TextLess Live More is a student-led, peer-to-peer, national awareness campaign with a mission to end distracted driving, prevent tragic crashes, and save lives, and SADD’s premiere distracted driving partner. In her role, Marie oversees all TextLess Live More programming and outreach for SADD Nation. She also manages the TLLM Engagement Board, a group of student leaders from across SADD Nation.


Before joining the SADD National Staff, Marie taught poetry and interpersonal violence prevention at the University of Florida, led outdoor adventure trips for teens, and taught English in Beijing. Marie holds a BA in English and Communication from Boston College and a Masters in Fine Arts from the University of Florida. She is also a poet.

Marie McGrath

Marie McGrath

Director of Strategic Partnerships & TextLess Live More