Marie joined Proprietors LLC in 2014 and now serves as the Controller of Gin & Luck, Proprietors, and all Death & Co locations. She manages the company’s finance, administration, human resources, and compliance efforts, while also significantly improving her cocktail game. Prior to this role, she worked in music management for 13 years, traveling the world with well-known platinum-selling bands and performers. She spent a year traveling throughout Southeast Asia as the International Project Director scouting talent for a music competition TV show. A born-and-raised Angeleno, she held elected office in the City of Los Angeles, representing Glassell Park as the Area 7 Representative on the Neighborhood Council on a 2-year term and serving as the Vice President of the Council’s Board. As a member of the council, she advocated on behalf of her constituency on issues like homelessness, housing, land use, public safety, and transportation. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from California State University Los Angeles with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a minor in Economics. When she is not staring at spreadsheets, she can be found out walking her beloved westie, Oliver.