Mary Ryan is the Director/Head Teacher of Wellspring Preschool and Child Care Center. Mary was born and raised on a Heritage Farm in Iowa. A graduate of the University of Iowa, she has her Masters Degree in Education. After serving in the United States Army, she relocated to Oregon where she and her husband, Mickey, live outside of Sisters. The mother of a United States Air Force Airman son, a daughter-in-law, and a daughter, she recently welcomed the arrival her first grandbaby. Inspired by her grandmothers, Mary has been teaching and promoting early literacy for over 20 years or 40 years if you count from the first time God put it on her heart to lead a Vacation Bible School class.
7 “But I will bless the person who puts his trust in me.8 He is like a tree growing near a stream and sending out roots to the water.It is not afraid when hot weather comes, because its leaves stay green;it has no worries when there is no rain; it keeps on bearing fruit.