Mary started singing as a child with her family, in church, on car rides, while doing dishes or anywhere they were together. Through high school and college, she studied piano and guitar and took voice lessons. She sang in various choirs, church groups and bands. Mary taught guitar for 25+ years, worked as a pastoral musician, a bookkeeper, and an office manager prior to retiring in 2010. She joined WPM in 1996 and enjoys the challenge of new music and performing in concert. Mary also manages WPM's music database and our website (#webmaven). She's been married to Ron for 49 years; has three children, ten grandchildren, and two great-granddaughters. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, music, computers, beading, reading, cooking, traveling, fishing, and UTV riding.