Mary Anne Mercogliano Marcella is originally from New York. She has lived in New Canaan for 12 years with her two children, Alyssa, 12, and Anthony 10, both who attend Saxe. She currently serves as Secretary for the New Canaan Republican Town Committee and is a Justice of the Peace in New Canaan. Mary Anne is a schoolteacher in New York City and works part time at the Congregational Church of New Canaan. She is a catechist at St. Aloysius, where she is also a parishioner.