Mary Gase is the Drug and Alcohol Prevention Specialist for the district through the Wood County Educational Service Center. She is an Otsego alumni, and graduated from BGSU with a degree in social work. She has previously worked as a community caseworker for the severe mentally ill, and as a social worker in a long term health facility. She began working at Otsego in 2013, and has held many roles, including junior high librarian. She and her husband Bill have 3 children who attend Otsego. In the little spare time she has, she enjoys reading, traveling, playing cards, and cheering on her kids at different sporting events.