Mary has been working part time as an admin with the Community Groups ministry since November, 2010. She moved to this area from Louisiana in 2009, after retiring from Homeland Federal Savings Bank, where she worked for 25 years. She was involved in the initial chartering of the bank and began as an administrative assistant to the president, and retired as vice-president of commercial lending. She and her husband, Jon, moved to this area to be near their daughter, Dallas Manly, her husband, Jerry, and their children, Emily and Seth. She fell in love with the area and enjoys being a part of the c|Life staff.