Mary and her husband, Nathan, have a daughter named Grace, who is thrilled to be at a church that shares her name. Mary is a native Houstonian who graduated from Lamar High School, majored in Business Administration at Centenary College of Louisiana, and received her Master of Divinity from Brite Divinity School. Mary ministers to families and their children while creating opportunities for them to grow closer to each other and to God. She believes young people should have spiritual mentors who invest in helping them advance towards a Christ-focused life. Mary loves being creative and making presents for others, especially sewing matching outfits for her nieces and nephews.