Through a lens that views modern media as a tool and forum for empowerment and beautification, Mary's pursuits are built upon a foundation that seeks to embolden women and girls to live a life free from shame, embrace their beauty, and unlock their full potential. Drawing from experiences of overcomers of trauma and her own journey of discovering her true beauty and self worth, Mary creates powerful narratives and highlights pivotal realities through television and film, journalism, spoken word, dance, advocacy, and beyond. In light of a culture that has often employed media as a mechanism of exploitation and degradation, Mary stands at the forefront of unprecedented ideological and cultural reformation: Media that heals.
Attuned to the subtleties and complexities of how we understand and relate to social and cultural challenges, Mary harnesses her experience and communication skills as a performance artist and attorney to amplify her voice. Connecting powerfully and authentically with audiences through dialogue and movement, Mary invites viewers into a conversation that resonates on an emotional, intellectual and personal level.