Marie is a Denver native and graduate of Denver’s East High School. She has a B.A. in Geology from Colorado College, a M.A. in Curriculum Development and Pedagogy from the University of Colorado at Denver, a M.S. in Counseling from the University of Phoenix and a Principal License from University of Denver. Marie has worked for the Denver Public Schools since 2001, and she has been teaching at Westerly Creek since 2011. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, gardening, reading, and taking as many weekend trips to Nebraska as possible.