Mary is an avid advocate and whole-hearted supporter of the performing arts, founded PAK in 2013 as a way to give children access to the shows and performances that have brought her so much joy over the years. Before PAK, Mary was a successful Realtor in Northern Virginia, earning her spot in the Lifetime Multimillion Dollar Club. She is also a beloved wife, mother, sister, and friend.
Claire Machosky, an educator by profession, knows the importance of integrating the arts into all curriculum. Claire's career included being a Social Studies Teacher, Department Chairperson, School Dean, and Educational Consultant. She is affiliated with the Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources Program. A wife, mother, and grandmother, Claire and her husband reside in Haymarket, Virginia.
Music and arts have always been Nadine Bishop's passion. As a former music and piano teacher, the joy of observing students as they watched a musical performance at the Hylton Performing Arts Center was all that it took for Nadine to become a member and life supporter of PAK.