Mary has been a member of the Little Chute board of education for the past 19 years with the last 13 as board president. During this time, she has been on the negotiating team and part of the professional development council.
She believes community fosters education and education fosters community. She is focused on pre-K funding and universal access to preschool to support children in the important early years.
She also serves as the environmentalist for St. John's church, treasurer for the friends of the library and a member of the village parks committee.