||Marli has been an Adjunct Instructor at COC since 2005 and she has been in the early childhood field for over 20 years. |
Marli currently works full time for a child care company called Bright Horizons Family Solutions and has been there for over 15 years. She has had various roles with Bright Horizons including: Assistant Director, Director, Senior Recruiter, and is currently a Regional Manager where she oversees 6 centers in West Los Angeles, Santa Monica, and Ontario areas.
Prior to working at Bright Horizons Marli worked in military child care programs where she was a Training and Curriculum Specialist and a Family Child Care Director. Marli has a BA in Child Development from California State University, Northridge and has taken various graduate level courses at Cal Lutheran and Pacific Oaks.
Marli is very passionate about helping students by not only preparing them to work with children and families, but to also prepare them for a career as future professionals in the workplace.
Personally, Marli has lived in Santa Clarita for over 10 years, is married, and has a teenage daughter and teenage son who are both involved in sports. She enjoys working out, watching her children’s sports games, and spending a lot of time with her family and friends.