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June Mom of the Month: Mary Smith

-Hometown: I have lived in Oswego for the last 25 years.

-Fit4Mom Member Since: I joined Fit4Mom last summer.

-Members of your Family: I have 4 talented, wonderful, supportive children, Meagan, Erin, Brittany and Dougan. I am a widow of 7 years. I reconnected with my high school boyfriend and we have been together 4 years.

-Current/Previous Career: I am the Corporate Director of Human Resources for a manufacturing company.

-How did you find Fit4Mom? I found Fit4Mom through a good friend, Kara. I told her I was too old to go and she and Lisa convinced me to go.

-What has Fit4 Mom done for you (or meant to you)? Classes have been great for me. I was falling into a sedentary lifestyle and wanted to get moving. I have not looked back. Its not just the classes but the instructors and all the Moms. I have met so many great women. I always feel encouraged even though I am the old lady in class.

-What does motherhood mean to you? I love being a mom and seeing how wonderful my children have grown up. I couldn't be prouder.

-What is your favorite exercise? My favorite exercise? I can think of my least favorite!!!

-What is your proudest moment? My proudest moment was watching my 4th child graduate college

-What are three of your favorite things (besides your family)? My favorite 3 things are the Jersey Shore, reading a book with a cup of coffee and floating in a pool with a cocktail!

-If we asked your partner what they think your best qualities are, what would they say? He would say I have endless energy and that I like caring for others.

-Tell us something about yourself that would surprise us: I don't think anything about me is surprising. What you see is what you get.