Mary Sanders moved to Jackson, MS from Denver, CO with her husband, Herb “Coach” Sanders in January, 2013. Mary, a retired social worker, was employed at Denver Human Services in Child Welfare for over 20 years and served as Treasurer at Antioch Community Church for 7 years. Mary and her husband Herb founded a non-profit organization in 1999, Full Count Baseball Ministry, where Mary serves as Treasurer, Secretary and grant-writer.

Mary enjoys running 5K races and teaches a Cardio/Strengthening class at First Baptist Jackson. Mary and Herb joined Redeemer Church in 2016 and actively serve in the church.