Mary moved to Ashtead in 2000. She is married to Colin and they have two children, both attending local schools.She is now in her second term as local councillor.
Mary graduated as a food scientist from Reading University and has worked in the field of food safety and consultancy for the last twenty years, holding managerial positions within Unilever & J Sainsbury PLC.
She is actively involved in Parish and School PTA activities and is currently an LA appointed school governor.
During her spare time she enjoys spending time with the family and supporting the children's various sporting activities.