Mary Dunn has lived in the area for 40 years. Mary has been involved in the area since her children were born as a helper in the playscheme. She heard about the South Dennistoun Neighbourhood Centre holding ladies nights and as she attended these nights she met other people in the area. She came on the SDNC Committee first and was encouraged to join the Reidvale Housing Association Committee. Mary is still the Chair of the SDNC now known as the Reidvale Neighbourhood Centre (RNC) and also volunteers in the RNC Community Café. She joined the Management Committee in 1993 and was Chair of the Association from 2004 to 2010. She has served as Chair of the Housing Services Sub-Committee and is presently Chair of the Staff and Training Sub-Committee with involvement on the Finance and Community Development Sub Committees. Mary is also on the Community Planning Partnership as a Voluntary Rep and was invited onto the Board of Glasgow City Council’s Calton Area Committee . She is also a member of the Community Reference Group and the Community Planning Partnership.