About Mary Tolan

Mary Tolan teaches journalism at Northern Arizona University. A journalist and fiction writer, Tolan’s articles have been published in Arizona Highways, Teaching Tolerance, New Mexico, Phoenix, Matador, Trail Runner, and Horizon magazines, and in newspapers, including the Arizona Republic, Los Angeles Times, Albuquerque Journal, Santa Fe Reporter, Milwaukee Journal, and High Country News. She writes a monthly column in the Arizona Daily Sun, “The Long & Winding Road.” Tolan became familiar with wheelchair and accessibility issues due to her father’s multiple sclerosis. She lives in Flagstaff, Arizona.

October 2017