Molly Brean

Term Trustee

Portrait photo of Term Trustee Board Member Molly Brean.

Molly Brean is a Senior Strategy and Business Operations Manager at Duolingo, the world’s most downloaded education mobile app. At Duolingo, she works on a portfolio of cross-functional projects in service of the company’s mission to develop the best education in the world and make it universally available. She began her career at Bain & Company, a global management consulting firm, in Washington, D.C. and Moscow.

Molly received her Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the London Business School and her Bachelor of Arts (AB) in Slavic Languages and Literatures from Princeton University. After college, she spent a year researching theatrical history at the Moscow Art Theatre on a Fulbright Award. She is also a proud graduate of Pittsburgh Allderdice High School and spent many afternoons doing homework at the Carnegie Library’s Squirrel Hill Branch.

Raised in Point Breeze, Molly has broken with family tradition and now lives in Shadyside.


  • Co-Chair, Development Committee
  • Executive Committee
  • Inclusion, Diversity, Equity & Access (IDEA) Committee
  • Facilities Committee