Mary J Mero has worked at the L.E. Phillips Senior Center for 12 years as the Special Events/Health Maintenance Coordinator. She will be retiring this year, 2018.
Some of her other jobs/volunteer works are: UWEC-in the department of Kinesiology from 1969-2000; Head Gym Coach 1969-1970; and Head Women's Diving Coach. She has developed and directed UWEC Girl's Gymnastics Camps, 1969-2000, the first girls sports camp in the State of Wisconsin.
The programs she helped start have been in existence for 48 years.
She is short and sweet and well deserving of a Sunshine Award.