Board Member, Detroit RiverFront Conservancy
After a successful career with the telephone company (Michigan Bell/Ameritech/SBC) spanning 35 years, Mary Fleming retired in 2000 after 35 years of service. During the last 20 years of her career she served as Director of Urban & External Affairs. Shortly after retirement, Ms. Fleming started a consulting company, Mary J. Fleming & Associates, LLC, an events planning and management firm, which keeps her quite busy working on behalf of a host of clients.
She stays active in the Detroit community and serves on several boards, including the executive board of the 13th Congressional District and the Detroit Police Foundation Board.
Ms. Fleming is a longtime downtown resident who enjoys a panoramic view of the Detroit River, while proudly and joyfully monitoring with great anticipation, the ongoing transformation of the riverfront.