This California born beauty is actually from Walnut Creek (call us almost neighbors?! JK! ). Marie was raised in Concord, California.Her mother, Josie, is Mexican, and her father, Barry, is Italian. Marie played soccer for California State University, Fullerton until she started modeling, acting, and doing promotional work.She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Management and a minor in Human Resource.Marie received her associate degree in Art from Diablo Valley College.
In 2013, Marie signed with WWE and was assigned to the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, Florida, to begin her training. In May she was announced as part of WWE and E!’s new reality show entitled Total Divas that would feature behind the scenes footage of select WWE Divas and a look into their personal lives. Marie made her main roster debut on the July 1 episode of Raw, in a backstage segment along with her fellow Total Divas co-stars.Marie accompanied Natalya to the ring on the July 4 episode of Superstars, where she defeated Naomi