Mary joined CIS of Puyallup in 2017 as Woodland Elementary School’s Site Coordinator. Mary holds an A.A. from Pierce College and B.A. in Communication Arts/Public Relations from Pacific Lutheran University. As a Lute, she thanks her PLU educators for fostering critical thinking, thoughtful inquiry, service, and leadership. Before joining CISP, she contributed to the funding successes of NPR, Mary Bridge Children’s Foundation, Habitat for Humanity, and Northwest Public Radio. Her passions include education, environment, human development, and lifelong learning.