Mary Gautz is very interested in protecting the environment for future generations to enjoy. She is working on creating a garden for photo shoots and to preserve the land as a natural habitat.  She is best known for her nature photography, much of which is taken in Michigan, Ohio and Wisconsin, she especially enjoys going north to the Upper Peninsula.

Mary Gautz was born in Adrian, MI on May 23rd 1957.  She has lived in Adrian all her life is becoming well known in the community. Mary has had several exhibits around Lenawee County, at Pentameter winery in Tecumseh, At the Croswell with the LCVA and at the Adrian City Library.

Mary graduated from Siena Height University,  May 2015 with a BA in Photography and is considering Graduate schools to study Art Therapy.