Mary came to Washington in November of 2020 to become Executive Director of the Washington Economic Development Group (WEDG). Her job finds her bringing people together to seek business solutions and identify opportunities throughout the county. WEDG provides support for existing businesses as well as entrepreneurial and start-up businesses. It also plays a role with businesses looking to relocate or expand. It provides its members with many resources including market and labor data and facilitates many networking opportunities. Advocating for WEDG members is also on her plate as is housing development and redevelopment, workforce development, grant writing and Washington Business park placement. She is married to husband Dominic.