Killeen Women of Distinction Spotlight - Mary Kliewer
Mary Kliewer was born and raised in Killeen. She graduated from Killeen High School and attended the University of Texas earning her Bachelor of Business Administration. Mary continued her education at the University of Central Texas where she earned her Master of Business Administration. She is currently a partner of Bigham, Kliewer, Chapman and Watts Insurance Agency and owner of Patriot Pontiac-GMC-Buick in Killeen. Mary previously served as president of the Junior Review Club and as vice president of the Central Texas College Board of Trustee and Junior Service League. Today, she serves as a member of the Copperas Cove, Harker Heights, Killeen and Salado Chamber of Commerce. The current chairman of the Central Texas Workforce Board, she is also currently serving on the Metroplex Hospital Operating Board, the Texas A&M – Central Texas Foundation and Congressman John Carter’s Small Business Council. Mary’s record of accomplishments ranges from receiving the 2001-2002 Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce Roy J. Smith Award to being ranked in the top 5 percent of Pontiac-GMC dealers in the United States. Dedicated and passionate, kind and compassionate, Mary’s personifies the idea of giving back.