Mary has over 30 years of experience performing and working with students of all ages. She is a professional storyteller, playwright, actress, costumer and director who has extensive experience teaching in arts-based residencies from pre-k through college. As a professional storyteller she has performed for over 6000 children and adults.
She has led workshops, given personal performance coaching, and coordinated storytelling conferences and festivals. She teaches performance and playwriting skills, is a performed playwright and published writer. She is Rostered with the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Arts In Education program, a Lehigh Valley Arts Council Rostered Artist, a member of the Lehigh Valley Storytellers Guild, the National Storytellers Network, is an Ensemble Member at Touchstone Theatre, on the faculty at Pennsylvania Youth Theatre, and received the 2014 Tribute to the Arts Award from the Bethlehem Fine Arts Commission for her body of work to date.