Her former office had a bird's eye view of the 9/11 attacks in NYC
Her former office had a bird's eye view of the 9/11 attacks in NYC

In January of 2001, the supervisor for the Department of Housing and Urban Development was transferred to New York City.

Her field glasses were packed.

Mary Ann was charged with running a 300-person department in the Federal Building in lower Manhattan.

Her neighbors were the Twin Towers.

A sight she soaked in from her office on the 35th floor.