Marie Palmer is a city girl turned farmer’s wife. She and her husband Neil own Palmer’s Farm, a produce farm in Unity Township, where their Catholic faith is expressed through responsible cultivation of the land and service to the community. Marie spent many years as a teacher, first teaching 5th grade, then English as a second language. After earning a master’s degree in theological studies from the Pontifical John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family in Washington, D.C., she taught adult faith formation. Marie has a life-long love of stage drama, and of reading and being read to. She aspires to build people up and bring them together through the enjoyment of art and culture with Christ as its source. She and her husband are the proud and grateful parents of an adorable baby girl.