Mary Rock


Program Coordinator, Cosmetology

Barton Campus
Bldg. 106, Room 519

Phone: (864) 250-8942

Enthusiastic and energetic are often words to describe a presentation by Mary Rock. With over 40 years of experience in the industry, Mary brings invaluable knowledge to the Cosmetology Program at Greenville Technical College. She is well known for her approachable teaching style and ability to connect with students and cosmetology professionals at all levels.

Academic Background

  • Bachelors of Art Major in Communication: Carlow University
  • Educational Coursework for Teacher Certification: Clemson University

Professional Experience

  • Cosmetology Department Head Greenville Technical College
  • Cosmetology Instructor School District of Pickens and Greenwood district
  • Artec Brand Manager
  • Redken Sales Educator
  • Educator/Platform Artist USA and Canada
  • Style Director, Philip Pelusi: Pittsburgh, PA
  • Business owner/operator : New Stanton, PA


  • Current South Carolina Instructor License
  • South Carolina Teachers Certification Masters Level


  • Modern Salon 89 July 1991:2
  • American Salon "M for Movement" 93 July 1991
  • "Dissenados Por Philip Pelusi" Aug, 1991:14