Marilie always wanted to be a vet and in grade 11, her dad helped her get work with the closes vets. From then, she progressed to becoming a nurse as she enjoys the process of nursing the patients from arrival to when they go home.
Marilie completed her studies in South Africa where she worked at the teaching hospital for 3 years. Her career has spanned across South Aftica, the UK, Scotland and now Australia. She has over 8 years ICU experience as well as 5 years in management prior to her position with AES.
In her spare time Marilie enjoys bird watching, hiking, pilates and time with her 2 daughters as well as family. The family has a pet Guinea Pig 'Rainbow' who is 4 years old and enjoys rides in the girl's doll prams.