A resident of Palos Verdes Estates, Marianne has been deeply involved in the Peninsula community for many years, having served as a board member for the Special Children's League, American Youth Soccer - Region 10, and the Peninsula Committee for the LA Philharmonic. She also volunteered for Palos Verdes Peninsula High School and Cornerstone Elementary School.
Her educational background includes a B.A. in Health Studies from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and a M.S. in Public Health with an emphasis in planning and policy, from the University of California, Los Angeles.
She is married with two adult sons and enjoys reading, hiking, traveling and is always looking to learn something new.