Recently retired from co-owning Charlotte Well Drilling, Marie is a Radio show host of “Kaleidoscope of the Arts” and “Sleuthing Eye Opening Tales of the Past” and is on the board for WKDW 97.5FM. She currently Chairs the Murdock Village Advisory Committee for Charlotte County, and is a United Way of Charlotte County 2020 Ambassador of the Year. Marie promotes Tourism in Charlotte County on the Green Hibiscus Trolley giving Historical and Mural Tours. Marie is active in Toastmasters and is a Past President, plus on the Board of Directors for the North Port Art Center..
Marie is a past president of the Charlotte Players , founder of Comedy for a Cause, their signature fundraiser and was instrumental in developing Kids OnStage. Marie facilitated the move into the Charlotte Players new building coordinating and facilitating over 350 volunteers through the Give a Day, Get a Disney Day program. Marie was a recipient of the Charlotte Players 2009 David Lee award. She, also, adjudicated for District High School Theater competitions.