Mary received her Masters in Taxation (LL.M.) from the Boston University School of Law. She holds a BS Degree in Finance from the University of New Orleans, a Juris Doctor (JD) from the Loyola University School of Law and a Master of Science in Financial Services (MSFS) from the American College in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania. She holds the Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) and Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) designations. Mary shares her husband Dave’s involvement in the local community. In addition to co-chairing the Acadiana Night of the Child fundraiser for Prevent Child Abuse Louisiana, she was a founding board member and has served as president of the Krewe of Victoria. Mary has served on the Bishop’s Welfare Board for the Diocese of Lafayette and is a past president of the Lafayette Natural History Museum and Planetarium Association. Mary is a past president of Les Deux Douzaines and has served on her church parish council.