Marsha and her husband moved to Punta Gorda in 2007 and quickly immersed themselves in the tropical lifestyle, sailing and scuba diving. With a background in graphic design, print production and marketing, she worked for many years as Art Director for several publications and marketing communications for in-house art departments. Marsha sings and plays guitar and is very active in the local music scene. She is a member of and performs with the Peace River Trio, a musical group that specializes in Folk music from the 50's, 60's and 70's.
Marsha began working for the Charlotte County Supervisor of Elections as a poll worker in 2007 and was fascinated with the voting process and election laws. In November 2007, she became a precinct Clerk and a Site Advisor at an Early Voting location. Leaving to pursue other interests in February 2017, she returned to the office on October second 2019, and is now, once again, a valuable member of the elections team. She now works in the main office in Punta Gorda as a Deputy Registrar.