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Mary Pat Berry

Mary Pat Berry, American real estate developer, consultant. Named Volunteer of Distinction, Association Junior Leagues International, 1996.

Background

  • Berry, Mary Pat was born on January 4, 1948 in Norwalk, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Robert Valentine Rice and Catherine Mary Hickey.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Dominican University, River Forest, Illinois, 1970. Master of Arts, Cardinal Stritch University, 1980.

    Career

    • Teacher private schools, Chicago/Milwaukee, 1972—1976. Reading specialist Shorewood Public School, Milwaukee, 1976—1983. Grants specialist Ronald McDonald House Charities, Madison, 1996—1999.

      Consultant St. Thomas, Chicago, 1972—1976. Trainer Shorewood (Wisconsin) School Systems, 1976—1983. Grants consultant Junior League Madison, 1990.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Founder, chair Foster Care Review Board, Milwaukee, 1980—1984. Founder, board, president Junior League Madison, 1990. Active Dane County Youth Commission, Madison, 1992—2000, chair, 1997—2000.

    Board and committee member Association Junior Leagues International, New York City, 1995—2000. Vice chair Community Needs Assessment Children, 1990. With National Breast Cancer Coalition Project, 2004.

    Member of Philanthropic and Educational Organization, Wisconsin Brest Cancer Coalition, Susan G. Komen Cure (board member since 2006), Women's Philanthropy Institute 2000-2004, Junior League Madison.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, music.

    Connections

    • Married Christopher S. Berry, October 3, 1970. Children: Ryan Patrick, Nolan David.
    • father: Robert Valentine Rice
    • mother: Catherine Mary Hickey
    • spouse: Christopher S. Berry
    • children: Ryan Patrick Berry
    • Nolan David Berry
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    Born January 4, 1948
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1970
      Dominican University
    • 1980
      Cardinal Stritch University
    • 1972 - 1976
      Teacher, private schools
    • 1976 - 1983
      reading specialist, Shorewood Public School
      Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
    • 1996 - 1999
      grants specialist, Ronald McDonald House Charities
      Madison, Tennessee, United States

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