Marian attended EM Strasbourg Business School and the University of St. Thomas and holds a B.B.A. and M.B.A. in Finance from University of St. Thomas in Houston, Texas. She worked in administrative support both during her studies and after graduating. Once she became a mom, she stayed home full time, raising two children. She discovered Waldorf education in 2010 and joined the Austin Waldorf community as a parent in 2011. Over the next several years, she enjoyed being involved as a class parent, a volunteer, and part-time help in the school store and kindergarten kitchen. She was excited to join the admin staff full time in 2017 and further support the students and school community. In her free time, she enjoys reading, handwork, and spending time outside with her family.