Department Chair, Early Childhood Education
Organization: Rasmussen College
Mary has been in the Early Childhood Education field for 30 years. Currently, she is the Department Chair for Early Childhood Education with Rasmussen College. Mary earned a Master degree in Early Childhood Education Administration from National Louis University and is currently working on an EdD in Early Childhood Education with Walden University. Her experience extends from working with infants through preschool, center leadership and administration, training, mentoring and coaching adult educators in the field. In 2018, Mary was selected as an Exchange Leader for Exchange Magazine and was a featured subject matter expert in the Exchange Press Turn Key Video Series, “The Heart of Infant and Toddler Care.” Mary is also the published author of “Family Engagement in Early Childhood Programs Quick Guide” with Redleaf Press. She is a strong advocate for high quality education programs for both adults and children.