Marlo was born and raised in Compton, CA surrounded by revolutionaries. Being politicized at an early age, she is one of the founding members of South Central Youth Empower through Action (SC YEA), Community Coalition’s youth membership component. Developed professionally by amazing mentors like Congresswoman Karen Bass and Councilmember Marqueece Harris-Dawson, Marlo spent a number of years honing her strategic marketing skills in New York City. She returned home to South LA with strong Social Capital which she uses to make real change in her community.
Fun Fact: Marlo coached high school cheerleading competitively for 23 years.