Mary D. Slover

Mary Donley-Slover is a self taught artist. She was born and raised in East Austin, Texas. She comes from a family of two younger sisters and an older brother.  All of Mary's siblings were introduced to music at a very early age. Her brother, Phillip joined her father's Tejano Orchestra at an early age and to this day continues to perform. Mary and her sisters, Barbara and Sylvia formed one of the very first "Latina Trio" back in the early 70's.  As Mary finished her last 2 years of High School in the Graphic Arts Program, she realized she'd have to continue higher education to secure a more stable future, thus earning her degree in Education.  To this day she continues to work as a full time educator with her students in Taos, New Mexico.