Marie is the President and CEO of Smart Management III, a dental office management company. She is originally from Boston, Massachusetts. She attended Bridgewater State College and SDSU.
Marie started Smart Management in 1987, owning and managing dental offices in the San Diego Area. In 2000, she sold five of her offices to a national/public company and then started three more.
She is currently Chair of the Board for the Jewish Family Service. She has three adult sons who reside in Boston, and three grandchildren.
Amnon Ben-Yehuda, Dick Eger and Alan Spector were her sponsors .