Mary and her husband have been active supporters of Lighthouse ArtCenter since 2014.
In 1976, Mary graduated from the University of Missouri with a Bachelor of Arts in art history. During her university years, she completed an internship at the St. Louis Art Museum, later serving three terms on the Museum’s Board of Directors.
An active volunteer in the St. Louis community, Mary completed three terms on the Missouri History Museum Friends Board.
In 1988, Mary received an Associate’s degree in Travel and Tourism from St. Louis Community College. She is a former travel agency owner and continues to work as a travel consultant for Aldine Travel.