Mary is known for using creativity and a student-centered teaching methodology. By using student's strengths to build a solid foundation in fundamentals, it enables every player to achieve his or her highest potential. A lifetime multi-sport athlete, Mary played golf at Florida State University (FSU) and has been teaching at Jax Beach Golf Club since 1997. Mary is a Class A Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Teaching Professional. She is also the lead instructor for the Brooks Rehabilitation Adaptive Golf program and the Duval County Special Olympics Golf Program.