Mary DePuydt grew up in Stillwater, Minnesota, where she graduated from high school in 2006. Immediately thereafter, Mary attended Gustavus Adolphus College in Saint Peter, Minnesota, where she studied political science and chemistry. Mary attended law school at William Mitchell College of Law, from which she graduated in May of 2013. Mary has a license to practice law and is in good standing in both Minnesota and North Dakota.
In her spare time, Mary likes to garden, oil paint, and play tennis (for the few months when the weather permits).