Marcus was born and raised in Albuquerque, NM, and graduated from Albuquerque High School in 2006. After high school, Marcus went on to join the Marine Corps where he attained the rank of Corporal and served as an Aviation Ordnance Technician from 2006-2010 in Iraq (2008) and Japan (2009-2010). Upon returning to Albuquerque, he attended CNM (2010-2012) and graduated with an AA in Liberal Arts with honors. From there, he continued his education at UNM, graduating Magna cum laude with a B.A. in Economics and a minor in Psychology, and finishing his studies with a J.D. from the UNM School of Law in 2018.
Marcus is most interested in helping the people of New Mexico find a sense of justice during what is likely a very difficult time in their lives.
During his free time, Marcus enjoys camping, hiking, and walks along the Bosque as well as spending time with his family, friends, and his cat Vincent.