Mary Anna has been a Business Advisor since January of 2021. In this position she serves 18-20 franchise owners in a support role to partner with each location in their success. Business Advisors act as a liaison between the corporate office and the owners to coach, set goals, develop action plans, encourage, strategize and problem-solve. Mary Anna has owned her Mosquito Squad of the Lowcountry franchise in Charleston, S.C. since June of 2011 and won the Rookie of the Year Award, Top Sales Award and been a member of the Franchise Advisor Council.
Mary Anna started her career with a business consulting firm in Charleston and was also a medical sales representative Matria Healthcare, Inc. A local, small business owner at heart, she spent over 25 years working as a business coach and consultant, primarily with privately-held business owners based out of Charleston, SC. As a devotee of the franchise model, she also owns a second franchise, Lowcountry Textile Recycling dba The Clothes Bin that she bought in 2018.
“I love serving others and giving back” says Mary Anna. She has served as the President of The Charleston Breakfast Rotary Club, as a member of several boards including Oceanside Collegiate Academy, Life Resources, Wando Athletic Booster Club and various volunteer positions at her church.
A lifelong Lowcountry resident, Mary Anna lives in Mount Pleasant with her husband, David, has two sons in college and three dogs at home that are always ready for a walk!