Mary is a proud CPS graduate, CPS teacher, and CPS parent. She was raised by her mother to work hard and to make the most of her opportunties. Mary is passionate about education and knows what the students, teachers and families need to be successful within her school district.
Mary is extremely proud to have made history by winning a gold medal in the 2008 Beijing Olympics. She was able to find success as an athlete because of the skills and determination that were nurtured throughout her education.
As a member of the CPS Board, Mary will ensure that every child receives a world class education through equitable education, communication/transparency and a diverse curriculum. Mary wants all of the students and families to be seen as vital participants in their education. Mary will be the board member that will be a voice for all.