Mary Whitesell is the Democratic candidate for Bucks County Clerk of Courts. She was born in Hungary and came to America as a toddler with her family. She became a US citizen when she was 18 (Bentman).
In 2010 she ran against State Rep. Paul Clymer to represent the 145th state house district. Clymer maintained his seat, for a 16th term.
Whitesell has an associate's degree and is a paralegal and realtor. She is the current county party treasurer.
The county party website lists her biography as:
Mary Whitesell is a certified Paralegal and holds an AAS in Legal Secretary. She who has provided administrative leadership to senior corporate officers, offices of corporate services, and general counsel. She has held responsibility for helping implement Total Quality Management (TQM) and ISO-9000 Certified work environments in multiple domestic and international cost centers. Her expertise includes the preparation of corporate records; various types of litigation and legal matters, the review and preparation of legal documents, and she has managed department financials and reporting. Ms. Whitesell lives with her family in Coopersburg and also holds a real estate license and is a notary public.
Bentman, Hilary, "4 candidates vie for 145th district," Intelligencer 10/25/2010