Marianne received an MS Ed in Waldorf Administration and Community Development from Sunbridge College in Spring Valley, NY in 2005 and Waldorf teacher certification from Arcturus Rudolf Steiner Education Program in 2008. She has worked in Waldorf Schools for over 16 years in both administration and in the classroom. In 2012-13 Marianne collaborated with the Mid-States Shared Gifting Group in developing a conversation guide entitled Building Regenerative Communities: A Conversation and Resource Guide. Over the years she has developed and led several workshops at AWSNA events both regionally and nationally, and continues to serve anthroposophy as a member of both the General Council and Central Regional Council of the Anthroposophical Society in America.