Bill Staton and Mary Staton
Mary T. Staton is CEO and Chief Compliance Officer of Staton Financial Advisors, LLC, a portfolio management company headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina. Mary has published several newsletters and been quoted in such publications as the Christian Science Monitor, Bottom Line Personal, Skirt magazine, SouthPark magazine, The Charlotte Observer, and Greater Charlotte Biz magazine, and interviewed on such stations as WFAE-FM and WJZY-TV.She is a former President of the Charlotte-South Rotary Club. During her presidential year (2010-2011), her club received the Rotary International's Presidential Citation Award and District 7680's Gold Award and its first-ever Outstanding International Peace and Service Award. In 2013, Mary was honored as her club's Distinguished Rotarian. She also belongs to the Paul Harris Society. Mary holds an MBA from the McColl School of Business at Queens University in Charlotte and a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Florida. She is a graduate of Leadership Charlotte, Class IX. Her favorite quote, from a poem by Elizabeth Barrett Browning, is 'Earth is crammed with heaven.'