Mary grew up in the Inland Empire area of Southern California before moving to Los Angeles for her bachelor’s degree. She earned her Bachelor’s of Business Administration in Marketing from Woodbury University in Burbank, California. After spending time in Los Angeles working for an award-winning travel agency, she relocated to Flagstaff, Arizona for new opportunities. She took courses in the Visual Communication program at NAU and even competed in the Axe’d Cooking Competition on campus before working in the local community. She has performed various marketing tasks for local businesses throughout the area before joining the Office of Alumni Engagement.
In her spare time, Mary loves to travel and is always looking for another opportunity to cross something off her bucket list. When she isn’t traveling, she enjoys baking, photography, and artistic projects. She is also a volunteer advisor for her sorority, Phi Sigma Sigma.