Mary has a long history in the world of Florida real estate. She was the Association Executive for the Key West Association of Realtors for 9 years then segued into Residential Mortgage Lending where she was a top producer for over 15 years and ended up as Vice President and Manager of a Residential Lending Department for the largest Community Bank in the Florida Keys.
Amelia Island Community Involvement. When Mary arrived on Amelia Island, she immediately got involved in the Community. Some say she “jumped in with both feet” as evidenced by her awards and accolades. Mary was honored by the Amelia Island/Fernandina Beach/Yulee Chamber of Commerce as the “Volunteer of the Year” and the “Ambassador of the Year” in 2008. She was also awarded the “Affiliate of the Year” by the Amelia Island Nassau County Association of Realtors in 2008 and again in 2011. In 2014, Mary was awarded the prestigious Dr. Harry Halley Bow Tie award for distinguished service from the Chamber of Commerce. Mary currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Amelia Island Fernandina Beach Yulee Chamber of Commerce.
Mary continues to give back to her community by serving on many local non-profit Boards including Leadership Nassau, Friends of the Library, and the NACDAC (Nassau Alcohol Crime Drug Abatement Coalition) just to name a few. She also serves her community by providing financial counseling for Habitat For Humanity homeowners and the Cedar Haven Transitional House.
Mrs. Pitcher lives in Fernandina Beach with her husband, David and their two Chinese Crested dogs. She enjoys reading, painting, boating and orchid growing in her spare time.