Education: Bachelor of Music in Composition and post graduate work at Indiana University School of Music
Hometown: Glencoe, Illinois
Current neighborhood: Wyoming, Ohio
Joined the CSO in 1975
Activities/organizations outside of the CSO: Major Orchestra Librarians Association, former President and Board Member; President of Bravo Music; Church and solo handbell player
Hobbies: Reading, cooking, gardening, and playing Scrabble and Monopoly.
Fun fact about Mary: The CSO has played 2 of my compositions several times: Fanfare for a Celebration and Fanfare for a New Decade. Also, I collect children’s books – I have over 5000!