Professional Credentials

As a federally-licensed Enrolled Agent, Mary has met the rigorous licensing requirements established by the United States Department of the Treasury.  Mary holds numerous insurance licenses through the California Department of Insurance.  She is one of the select few Life and Disability Insurance Analysts licensed by the Department of Insurance.

Mary is a licensed Casualty Broker-Insurance Agent and a licensed Property Broker-Insurance Agent.  She is also fully-licensed Life Insurance Agent, holding both Life-Only Agent, and Life Agent - Accident and Health Agent insurance licenses.  

Prior to founding Fouts Financial Group in 1999, Mary held various positions with large, multi-line insurance companies.  She is a graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Meet Mary Rae Fouts, EA
Bringing 33 Years Of Professional Experience To Clients
Mary also enjoys spending time outside, including gardening and walking through her greater neighborhood.  A weather enthusiast, Mary enjoys collecting and analyzing data from her Backyard Weather Station and Backyard PurpleAir Air Quality Sensor.  Mary enjoys life in Pleasant Hill, California with her Best Husband in the World Jim and Faithful Canine Companions Sid and Lexi.

Mary's Homemade 100% Whole Grain Sourdough Cinnamon Swirl Sliced Almond Bread

Personal Interests

Mary collects Disney memorabilia, with particular fondness for the lovable donkey Eeyore.  She is passionate about cooking and baking, and enjoys learning about and collecting wine.  Mary particularly enjoys sourdough baking, baking bread, rolls, pizza, and cake with her organic dark rye sourdough starter.  She also enjoys old fashioned canning, including her much requested salsa and zesty crushed tomatoes.
Mary maintains a passion for knowledge and the arts, fueling her lifelong love of learning, reading, art, and music.  A fan of many literary genres, she especially enjoys reading about American history from the Pre-Revolutionary War era through the Civil War and Reconstruction periods, crime fiction, and novels detailing human lives and experiences.  Mary enjoys sewing.  She is an avid crossword puzzler and Scrabble player.

Mary welcomes your call or email to discuss your concerns.  Thanks for stopping by!