Marina began working at Pima North Animal Hospital in 2020. She is an Arizona native and was born and raised here. She received her certificate of veterinary assisting from Carrington College and has now been working in veterinary medicine for five years. Prior to Pima North, Marina volunteered at Maricopa Animal Care. Marina shares her home with two dogs, Zelenia a Great Dane and Khole, shepherd mix. She wants to pursue a future degree in business and animal science. Outside of work she enjoys training her dogs and going for walks. Marina is also a caregiver and still uses her skills on her off time.