Mary is from Crete, Illinois. She obtained an associate’s degree from Fox College in 2016 and finished her undergraduate studies in 2019 at Governors State University with a major in Communications. Before coming to law school, she spent four years working as a legal secretary in Baker & McKenzie’s Chicago office. Mary spent her 1L summer working as a summer associate in Miller Johnson’s Grand Rapids office and as a research assistant for Professor Lloyd Mayer. She is the President of the Christian Legal Society and the chair of the SBA Spirit Committee. Outside of law school, Mary enjoys baking, watching the Bachelor, playing the piano, and talking about and showing pictures of her nephew to anyone who will listen.