Marie was born and raised on Guam. She moved to Las Vegas in 1998 and met her husband John in 2007. Dr. John Menezes is an Associate Professor with the UNLV School of Medicine & Johns Hopkins trained craniofacial surgeon specializing in cleft lip repair, craniosynostosis, microtia, microsurgery, and adult and pediatric facial trauma.
Marie and John have 3 children. When not busy with her family, Marie enjoys apprenticing in interior design and taking art courses at UNLV. She practices yoga daily and enjoys knitting as a hobby. Marie joined CCMSA in 2019. She looks forward to growing as a community servant on the CCMSA board as co-Communications Coordinator.