National AWWA Representative
Public Affairs Council Chair (2018-2021)
American Water Works Association
Mary is the Media Relations and Communications Coordinator for the City of Fort Worth Water Department in Fort Worth, Texas. Mary has over 22 years of experience in the water industry and over 35 years of experience in communications, journalism and media relations. She has been an active member of AWWA since joining in 1997.
Involved in the Texas Section, Mary has served as the Chair of the Public Information Committee. On the Association level, she is now serving on the Board of Directors as Chair of the Public Affairs Council. She is also a member of the Water Environment Federation, Water Environment Association of Texas and the Greater Forth Worth Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America. She also received the George Warren Fuller Award in 2011.
Mary holds a BA degree in Journalism from Texas State University, formerly Southwest Texas State University. She lives in Fort Worth, Texas.