Mary Edly-Allen is a life long educator. She has a B.A. in Education from Northeastern Illinois University and a master’s degree in curriculum and instruction with bilingual certification from National Louis University.
She is co-founder of an educational non-profit, Foundation46, and a founding member of the Community Consolidated School District 46 Diversity Committee.
Mary has been involved for many years with Illinois Science Olympiad as a coach and serves on its Board of Directors. She is active in many Lake County community organizations.