Mary Joseph is project officer for the Life, Marriage and Family Centre of the Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney. She is a lawyer by training and a member of the St Thomas More Society. Prior to joining the Archdiocese in 2006, Mary worked as a court reporter at the High Court of Australia and as president of the ACT Right to Life Association. Mary was born in Wagga Wagga, one of a family of 11 children, and was brought up in the beautiful city of Canberra. Some of her favourite things are ballet, the beach, Cary Grant movies, and her one-year-old nephew Edmund.