Marla was born and raised in Dallas, TX. Prior to her Physician Assistant career, Marla worked as a manager for the consulting firm Accenture, LTD. Her education includes a Bachelor of Art in Biology from Texas A&M University and a Master’s of Science in PA Studies from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX. After relocating to The Lone Star State, Marla joined Family Medicine Associates of Texas. She enjoys all aspects of family medicine, but with a special emphasis on women’s health and adolescent medicine. Her professional memberships include the American Academy of Physician Assistants and Texas Academy of Physician Assistants. When she is not working, Marla enjoys traveling, hiking, and water sports. She is also an active member in the Junior League of Dallas.