Mary Cohen was born in the Philippines and, as the only child of a career serviceman in the U. S. Army, Mary has lived in many different places, including Okinawa and Germany. A resident of the Santa Clara Valley since 1968, Mary moved to Saratoga in 1985 with her husband, Barry, and their four daughters. As the wife of a landscape contractor, she is an active member of the California Landscape Contractors Association, it's Women's Auxiliary and it's scholarship foundation, LEAF. She has served on the Auxiliary and LEAF Boards, including a two-year term as Auxiliary State President and is presently the chairperson of the LEAF Board of Trustees; she has been the recipient of numerous awards for her service and commitment to these organizations, including 1999 Member of the Year and 2002 Allegiance Award for long-time commitment. She is also a member of Temple Emanu-El of San Jose. Mary enjoys ballroom and country dancing, cake decorating, candy making and needlework.
Mary has personally invested in real estate since 1976 and, after working at a Silicon Valley firm, San Jose Unified School District and then raising her family, she earned her real estate license in 1990. As an intuitive detail-oriented individual, she chose a career in real estate in order to apply her skills and aptitude to benefit others. She is a member of the Silicon Valley, the California and the National Associations of Realtors. Mary is an SRES (Seniors Real Estate Specialist), allowing her to be a reliable resource for those involved in lifestyle changes, and she is also QSC (Quality Service Certified), which holds her to an even higher level of service.
Mary is extremely proud of the referral business she has built with the unfailing support and assistance of past clients, business associates, family and friends. Feel free to contact Mary anytime; it would be her pleasure to be your Realtor.