Now that she’s moved outside of the administration, it’s freed her up to take on a greater role in shaping the big-picture direction of the governor’s office and re-election campaign, rather than having to get bogged down in the day-to-day operations.
Staffers and administration officials frequently bring problems or ideas to Mason first to find out how to best present them to the governor.
After Bentley was elected, Mason came into the administration as Communications Director.
Bentley World has been basically devoid of controversy, which can be attributed in part to Mason’s deft handling of the communications shop.
She is a former television newscaster and the wife of a former TV weatherman.