Marjorie is a Bay Area native who graduated from California State University, East Bay on the Dean’s List and as one of CSUEB’s Most Notable Women. She has been teaching, choreographing, and directing dance programs in the Bay Area since 2005, working with CSUEB’s Eclectic Pulse Dance Team, Team Up for Youth, The Boys & Girls Clubs of San Leandro, and the Berkeley Jr. Bears Cheer & Dance Team. Marjorie is currently a dance instructor at Destiny Arts Center, Shawl-Anderson Dance Center, Shu Ren International Immersion School, and teaches various dance styles privately. Through dance as a positive outlet and tool to heal, she hopes to empower others to raise awareness and gain support for various philanthropic causes, inspiring them to use their voice as performers to create art that is significant to them and impactful on society. Some of Marjorie’s work has included performing with local Bay Area artists, Groove Generation of In the Groove Studio in Oakland, A.V.I.D. directed by Amy Marie La Faille, the Interdisciplinary Inclusive Ensemble directed by Eric Kupers, and MEnD Dance Theater Company directed by Grace Alvarez. Marjorie is also a proud member of Dance the Bay’s Advisory Board as a Dance Education Specialist mentoring aspiring dance instructors.