“Born and raised in a small island called Guam, Marie moved to Las Vegas in August 1999. Graduated May 2005 from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas with a Bachelor of Science degree in Interior Architecture. Marie has a background knowledge in the fields of hospitality, resort, entertainment design and retail design. These include master planning, theming, architectural design, and interior design of mixed-use projects comprised of hotels, casinos, entertainment complexes, convention facilities, spas, retail, and high-end hotel/condominium towers.
Marie was introduced to Bikram Yoga by her best friend Stacey Paliombay in April 2005 while simultaneously training at the gym. After a knee injury, Marie took class for the first time and found passion in the practice and been going since. Bikram Yoga has helped her regain strength and endurance. Marie then decided after 4 years of practicing to go to Teacher Training. Graduated in Spring 2009, Marie has developed love and passion for the yoga and hopes to share this practice to everyone who wants to better themselves and live a healthy, longer life in their journey to self discovery.”