Mary provides administrative and advising support for two graduate programs in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, as well as being an integral part of the COGA team. She advises students throughout their time at KU, including the admissions process, regular enrollment, petitions, the comprehensive/final exam process, and graduation. She also works with graduate faculty and students to understand University policies and procedures, develops written and online communications, and maintains student records in her departments. The departments Mary serves are:
Mary began her career at The University of Kansas in 2008 in the Psychology department as an Adminstrative Assistant. She then moved to the Strong Shared Service Center as an Accountant in 2012. In 2016 Mary moved to the History department and began her work with the History graduate program along with other duties. Mary has a BS in Business Administration (1984) & Information Systems (2009) from The University of Kansas.