Mary grew up in Centralia, WA. She has a degree in Early Childhood Education from Central Washington University. Mary taught in Kindergarten and First Grade in the Public Schools for 29 years, most of those years in the Woodland School District. She retired in 2017. Mary’s passion has always been to share the love of Jesus with children. She served as part-time Children’s Director at LvCC in the mid 80’s, when the position was first created. Mary has done children’s sermons at LvCC for many years. She is excited to fill in for the Children’s Director Position while a permanent Director is found.