Mary Iverson is a painter and a public artist. She got her BFA at Cornish College of the arts in 1995, and her MFA at the University pf Washington in 2002.Her paintings explore the balance between the natural world and industrial activities, inspiring conversations about the causes and consequences of climate change. In 2015, her work was featured in Foreign Policy Magazine, Huffington Post, and The Boston Review. Her work is represented by galleries in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, and Germany. Mary teaches visual art at Skagit Valley College in Mount Vernon, Washington, where she is a tenured faculty member.