Mary is the owner of Pawsitively Pretty Mobile Grooming Salon, as well as Hands And Paws-Reiki For All in Connecticut. She is the East Coast Chair of the Professional Cat Groomers Association of America and a board member of the newly formed Society of Holistic Pet Stylists. Mary is the recipient of the 2012 David Salzberg Award For Outstanding Achievement In The Pet Industry and was nominated for Blogger Of The Year in 2012 and 2014 by Barkleigh Productions. Mary is a nationally recognized speaker at pet industry educational conferences and trade shows, as well as writes for several national publications. She is a Reiki Master and an Advanced Crystal Master.