Mary Peterson has an AAS in Accounting from North Centeral Technical college and a BS in Health Services Administration from Upper Iowa University.  Mary brings with her 7 years of management and supervisory experience in Accounting and Disabilities/Long term care environments, 9 years budget development and management experience, 9 years payroll management experience and 18 years accounting experience in general ledger, accounts receivable and payable.

Mary began working with children with special health care needs at GLITC, Inc in 1995.  Three years later, she became the Aging Director for the Lac du Flambeau Tribe.  After that, she moved on to being the Aging & Long Term Care Director and later the Controller for the Lac du Flambeau tribe.  Some of her other jobs include being a Finance Officer and Rural Development Specialist.

Mary has served on many committees including State of Wisconsin-Children with Special Health Care Needs, Lac du Flambeau Tribal Education Committee, Lac du Flambeau Tribal Council, Wisconsin Long Term Care Reform Committee, Who’s Who in Professional Business Women, Aging and Disability Resource Center Board of the Northwoods and Lac du Flambeau Tribal Treasurer.