Mallory has an extensive background in education and has worked with children and young people and their families for many years.
She initially studied art and design through her teacher training course and later worked as a primary school teacher. Mallory’s career took a different direction after she obtained degrees in psychology and she became an educational psychologist, working locally in the field for over 30 years.
Mallory is particularly interested in promoting emotional well-being through the arts.
Mallory is a regular participant at oil painting workshops at Westbury and continues to develop her landscape painting skills. She enjoys visiting museums and galleries, and travelling to visit family overseas. She also enjoys reading, walking and singing in a local choir.