Marie was diagnosed with Type 1 in 2000 at the age of four. She is passionate about inclusivity, technology, and mental health within the diabetes advocacy space. Marie earned her BS from The University of Texas at Austin in biology and international business and studied abroad at the University of Sydney. In 2018, she ran the TCS New York City Marathon as part of Beyond Type Run. You can follow her adventures and advocacy on her Instagram @nerdscanfight.