Mary is third generation on the Faculak Family Farm in Charlevoix. She is President/CEO of the East Jordan Chamber of Commerce which represents the Breezeway Communities of East Jordan, Ellsworth, and Atwood. She is a member of the Breezeway Task Force, Little Traverse Conservancy, Charlevoix Area Hospital Foundation, MSU Extension District Council #3, and the Charlevoix Area Hospital Board of Directors. She owns Mary’s of Boyne and the E.J. Shoppe clothing stores in Boyne City and East Jordan. In her spare time she enjoys horseback riding, driving her John Deere tractor and working on the family farm, reading, writing, hiking and being with people at events, meetings, etc.