As an undergraduate at Lehigh University, Mary Clougherty is double majoring in Accounting and Business Information Systems with a minor in Global Studies and playing for the Lehigh Women’s Basketball team. Mary is also passionate about debate, public speaking, and math. As a fellow with the university’s selective TRAC (technology, research, and communication) writing program, Mary instructs and mentors college students from across the curriculum. As a speech and debate captain at Chantilly High School, she helped her team win back-to-back state titles as well as districts and regional championships each of her four years. She enjoys mentoring her teammates on the debate team, working with students over the summer with the Northern Virginia Writing Project, and counseling students with FCPS Performance Corners Drama camp. Mary is excited to share her love for learning with students at Fairfax Collegiate this summer.

Mary Clougherty