Mary works as part of the Government Affairs team at Pac/West. She has worked in both the Oregon House of Representatives and the Oregon Senate, for both rural and urban districts. Mary has created and implemented a variety of outreach and communications plans and has an extensive background in fundraising. During her time as a staffer, Mary worked for members that garnered bi-partisan support for many pieces of legislation and has a keen sense for working across the aisle. Mary has worked on a variety of campaigns at the local, state and federal level and is able to easily navigate the public process.
Mary holds a Bachelor of Science in Political Science with minor in Law and Legal Studies from the College of Urban and Public Affairs at Portland State University, where she graduated magna cum laude.