Marcia received her Master of Science in Nursing from Pace University in New York, and her Bachelor of Science in Sociology from George Fox University. She has been an Assistant Professor of Nursing at George Fox University since 2015, and worked as a Registered Nurse, primarily in the field of Pediatrics, for 30 years prior to teaching nursing at GFU. She’s been married to her husband Bruce for nearly 30 years and they have four children, two of whom are married. They currently have two grandsons and are expecting their third grandson soon. They love spending time with their children and grandchildren.