Junior League of Olympia

Women Building Better Communities

#MemberMonday Spotlight

Our March Member of the Month is Mary Ferris who serves as a sustainer mentor on the Communications Committee.

HOW DID YOU FIND OUT ABOUT THE JUNIOR LEAGUE, AND WHAT INSPIRED YOU TO JOIN? 

I moved to Olympia to work at Olympia Vision Clinic and one of the owners, Jamie Tosland, urged me to join because that's how she met friends when she was new to town.


WHAT ARE YOU PASSIONATE ABOUT? 

I am passionate about making the world a better place than I found it -- even if that change is on a small scale. 


WHAT IS ONE FUN FACT ABOUT YOU? 

I like to stand-up paddleboard with my chocolate lab Max.


WHAT PERSONAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS ARE YOU PROUD OF? 

Earning a doctorate and finishing five half marathons...and counting.


WHAT IS YOUR GUILTY PLEASURE? 

Chocolate and tortilla chips with guacamole (just not all at the same time).


WHAT IS YOUR PROFESSION? 

Optometrist


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