Mary has been the Executive Director of the East Jordan Area Chamber of Commerce for 20 years.
is also the owner of Mary's
of Boyne in Boyne City, as well as the E.J. Shoppe in East Jordan
is the third generation living on the family farm "Lakeview Ranch" in Charlevoix
As an active member of the community, Mary serves on the Charlevoix Area Hospital Foundation, Little Traverse Conservancy Board, and is a member of the Charlevoix County 4-H Extension Council.
has written fiction and numerous travel articles.