Owned and operated Marea’s Pet Salon for 35 years in Duxbury, Massachusetts.
Past President, Vice President, and Secretary for NEPGP.& past President and Public Relations Director for IPG.
Certified Master Groomer , IJA and USA Judge; International Demonstrator, Lecturer, Writer and columnist.
Five time winner of the Cardinal Crystal Achievement Awards for Congeniality, Journalism and Judge of the Year.
Past Member GroomTeam USA.
Board of Directors of GroomTeam USA 2009, 2010, 2011.
Best in Show, European International Winner, Birmingham, England
Groomed and handled Terriers, Poodles, Setters and Bichons in the conformation ring.
National/International Groomer Consultant for Andis Company, 17 years, retired 2010.
Past Columnist for Groomer to Groomer Magazine’s “The Grooming View”. Freelance writer for several other publications.