Mary is a transplant from San Marcos, Texas, where she was previously an IT support specialist for the English Department at Texas State University. She has a passion for art, language (both spoken and visual), travel, and Oxford commas. She holds a BS in electronic media and mass communication from TXST. 

In addition to her technical experience, Mary is also an active freelance illustrator, graphic designer, journalist, and photographer, carving a niche for herself in the South Texas art scene as a live performance and theatre publicity consultant. You can find her full portfolio on her website,