Marie was born and raised in Rotan, Texas. She graduated from Rotan High School. Her hobbies include spending time with her kids, family and friends. Going on walks, shopping, and eating! And loves it when her oldest Alexandria, who lives in Abilene, visits her. Marie is an animal lover. She has two Doberman pincher dogs named Helsing and Sammi. One cat named Corona “Rona” or “Ron” depending on what kind of trouble he is in! And a little chihuahua name Rocco. She loves to travel and explore new places with her friends and family. When she’s not on the go she enjoys relaxing and watching tv. She loves makeup and anything glittery and sparkly. Some of her favorite shows include Grey’s Anatomy, That 70's Show, Friends, and The Office. She also loves sports. Football, baseball, softball. Favorite teams are Dallas Cowboys, Texas Rangers, and loves watching her youngest daughter Jaeli play softball and her son Malakai play football. Marie has been part of optical industry for a long time with 11 year experience. Taking a few years off from it to owning a food truck to doing random stuff like making cups, shirts, ect. She recently worked in the business office for a nursing facility and began to love the business aspect of the job and decided to come back to this industry and relocate to Abilene and is very excited to continue with the business and optical part of this industry.