- 21 August 1896
Maybole, Ayrshire, Scotland
- 3 July 1985
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
- Community worker and Political candidate
- Alternative Names
- Kelly, Mary Steel
Mary Stevenson was the first woman elected to the ACT Advisory Council and the President and founding member of the ACT Liberal Party Women's Branch. She was a lifelong advocate for women's involvement in politics and community affairs. As well as having a full and impressive political career, she devoted a great deal of time to community organisations such as the YWCA, the National Council of Women, the Business and Professional Women's Association and the United Nations' Association. She was awarded an MBE in 1954.