Mrs. Mary Tucker grew up in the East Texas area. She attended Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas, graduating with her Bachelor of Arts in History in 2016. From there, she taught briefly at both Wells ISD and Rusk ISD. She then returned to Stephen F. Austin State University and graduated with her Master of Arts in Public History in 2021. She is married to Brant Tucker, whom she met while studying for her undergraduate degree. They have been married since July 2017. Mrs. Tucker loves teaching her first graders and all the adventures they experience throughout the year.