Mary Barra Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Husband, Net Worth

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Mary Barra (Mary Teresa Barra)

Last Updated: 03 Oct, 2023 | Views: 1836

Age: 62

Profession: CEO

Other Profession(s): Business Women

Famous For: Chief Executive Officer of General Motors

Higher Education: Kettering University (BS), Stanford University (MBA)

Net Worth: $169 Million

Mary Barra Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
24 Dec, 1961 (62 Years 03 Months 20 Days)
Birth Country
United States
Birth State/Province
Birth District
Royal Oak
Birth Sign

Mary Barra Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (profile/biography)

Mary Teresa Barra is the first female CEO of 'Big Three' Automaker. Since 2014, she has been the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Chair of the Board of General Motors. She pursued her Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Electrical Engineering from Kettering University (General Motors Institute's prior name). Later on, Marry Barra got sponsorship from General Motors to study for a Master of Business Administration MBA from Stanford University. Marry Barra was executive vice president of global product development, purchasing, and supply chain. She started working for General Motors Institute as a cooperative student at 18. Marry Barra used to work to pay her college tuition fee.

Mary Barra Career

• In 2008: Marry Barra became the vice president of Global Manufacturing Engineering. In 2013, she became the global purchasing and supply chain vice president.

• In 2014: Mary became the first female head of an Automobile Manufacturer. And she took over as CEO of General Motors.

• In 2017: Marry Barra was the fourth woman and 12th person elected to the board of Disney.

• In 2017: Barra decided to make driverless and electric power cars (Chevy Bolt EV was the first electric car of G.M. priced under $40,000).

• In 2018: marry Barra announced the layoff of 14,000 and closure of five North American plants.

Mary Barra Awards and Achievements

• In 2013, Marry Barra ranked 35th on the World's Most Powerful Women list and fourth in 2018.

• In 2021: Marry Barra was on the list of 100 most influential people in the world In Time100.

Mary Barra Unknown facts

• Marry Barra is a member of Duke University Board of Trustee and Stanford University Board of Trustee.

• During the pandemic, General Motors made the ventilators to help plug the global shortage within 30 days.


Mary Barra Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 170 cm
In Meters 1.70 m
In feet Inches 5'7"
Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 60 Kg
In Pounds 132 lbs
Eye Color
Hair Color
Dark brown

Mary Barra Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Ray Makela
Mother's Name
Eva Makela
Anthony Barra
Paul Makela
Nicholas Barra
Rachel Barra

Mary Barra Social Media, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

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