With over 25 years of dedicated public service, Mary translated her profound commitment to assisting others into founding ACT (Action, Contemplation, Transformation) Camps. This company specializes in unlocking human potential, fostering communication, nurturing personal growth, and honing leadership skills. Mary is part of the distinguished Maxwell Leadership Certified Team, mentored by the renowned leadership expert and New York Times best-selling author, John C. Maxwell. Learn more at [John Maxwell Group](https://johnmaxwellgroup.com/).
Functioning as an insight-based Transformative Coach, Mary engages in heartfelt, one-on-one conversations delving into the inside out understanding of life experiences, shifting foundations, and broadening horizons. This approach connects individuals with their innate wisdom and well-being, fostering a spacious realm of creativity with minimal tension, fear, or discouragement. Besides her coaching practice, Mary serves as an innate well-being coach at [Heartfelt Presence](https://heartfeltpresence.org/).
Previously, Mary held the presidency of the Los Angeles Chapter of the International Association of Assessing Officers and served on the Executive Board of the Los Angeles County Asian American Employees Association. Presently, she mentors at the Asian American Professional Association and is a member of the International Association of Professional Women.
Mary earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Rehabilitation Counseling and a Master’s Degree in Special Education from the University of Texas at Richardson, Dallas.