The breadth of her experience, combined with a lifelong commitment to community service, made Mary Arquette the ideal choice to lead the Institutional Advancement Department at Lourdes.

Before coming to Lourdes, Mary served as the Executive Director of Mobile Meals of Toledo, where she spearheaded the expansion of staff, facilities, and technological resources to meet the growing needs of the agency. She was instrumental in establishing the Mobile Meals Endowment Fund, the Magic of Giving Program, and the Wheels for Meals Program during her tenure at the organization.

Mary Arquette’s community service record includes leadership positions and volunteer work for numerous organizations such as the American Red Cross, American Cancer Society, and several area Catholic schools. She was honored as the Maumee Girl Scout Council’s Distinguished Woman of the Year in 1995, and received the YWCA’s Milestone Award in 2000.

As the Vice President for Institutional Advancement, Mary Arquette supervises fundraising and development efforts, grants, marketing, advertising, web content, and publications at Lourdes. She is also responsible for the oversight of public, media, web, community, alumni, and Board relations.


Pat Bayus

Patricia Bayus
Senior Administrative Assistant
Regina Hall, Room 124
Phone: 419-824-3980