Marie Morrell has worked in the aerospace and defense industry since 2003 and currently serves as a Vice President and in-house counsel for an Arizona-based company that designs, develops and manufactures survivable fuel systems for helicopters around the world. Her multifaceted experience includes contract negotiations with domestic and international customers, both government and civilian, and coordination and planning with finance, operations, and supply chain. She earned her Bachelor of Science and Juris Doctorate degrees from Arizona State University.
Marie’s husband, Landon, and one of their daughters and several of his family members are affected by FSHD to varying degrees. Marie and Landon are directors of the FSHD Society’s Arizona Chapter and live in Gilbert, Arizona, within walking (or scooter) distance from their children and grandchildren.