Mary was born in Houston of Italian and Czech parents. They gave her an old-world appreciation of home, family and a strong work ethic. Her husband is also in real estate and their son, Shawn is a financial advisor with Edward Jones. Mary is a supporter of her profession & community. At the Austin Board of Realtors, she has served on several committees, and is now serving on the Professional Standards Committee. Her community activities are many & varied. Mary is a member of the Austin Junior Forum, raises funds for the American Cancer Society and is a Board member for The Missy Project – an organization dedicated to raising awareness of brain aneurysm disease. Mary has focused on residential real estate in the Austin area since 1979. She has been fortunate to receive numerous awards for productivity; Mary was most recently named by ABOR as the 2012 Agent of the Year. She credits her success to a professional reputation, consistent communication and aggressive client representation.