From serving on her local library board of trustees to teaching at Ohio State University, Dr. Mary Lightbody has devoted her life to supporting the community she calls home. Mary is running to continue bringing forward commonsense legislation and advocating for issues that matter most to everyday Ohioans.
- Taught science in Ohio’s public schools and universities for decades and served as an active member of the teachers’ unions
- Committed to passing policies that secure equal access to good schools, living wages, and quality health care
- Introduced legislation to ban conversion therapy for minors and relieve student loan payment in the wake of COVID-19