Field Archaeologist MNM Office of Archaeological Studies
Mary attended school at Cal-State University Fullerton to obtain a B.A to teach physical education. She has been with O.A.S for nine years as a field Archaeologist and lithic analyst. Mary also participates as part of the Education Outreach Program for O.A.S and travels throughout the State of New Mexico to share the knowledge of the rich archaeological history of the southwest. Demonstrating ancient Yucca cordage techniques, Yucca Sandal manufacturing and flint knapping. Mary, being of Native American decent brings pride in the studies of the ancient Pueblo Cultures which she is a part of. Mary is affiliated with both Santa Clara Pueblo and Comanche Nation, both cultures making an impact in the archaeology of the southwest.