Mary Slawson, a former Peace Corps Volunteer in West Pakistan, has had a successful career in business as an entrepreneur, as Director of Marketing and Sales for the Ginsberg Collection in San Francisco, and as a Partner in Roy Man Interior Design. Mary holds a diploma in Asian Art from the University of London and serves on several non-profit boards, including Chanticleer and Merola in San Francisco, Amrita in Cambodia, Asia House in London, and Ceci with American University in Paris.