Marije graduated in 2018 with a Bachelor in Physiotherapy from the Hanze Hogeschool Groningen. During her study, she completed a minor in Children’s Physiotherapy and minor in entrepreneurship and management in health care. After graduating she started working as a substitute in a nursing home and a few private clinics, mostly treating elderly people. After a while she was ready for a new challenge and started to work at Sint Maarten Health Care Clinic. She attends to patients in the clinic, visits patients at home and works at the St. Maarten Medical Center (hospital).