Marcus was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada. He moved to Texas during his freshman year of college to attend Sam Houston State University. He is currently pursuing a criminal justice degree; he is also enlisted in the Texas National Guard.  He enjoys playing videos games and drinking an unusually large amount of coffee.

Heather spent her whole life in Katy, Texas until moving to Huntsville to obtain her Bachelor’s degree in teaching. She is now a first-grade teacher. Heather enjoys watching football, fishing, and board games.

Heather and Marcus met while working in an office at Sam Houston in 2015. The couple enjoys being outdoors, playing games, and binge-ing shows on Netflix together.

They are each other’s better half and are excited to celebrate their love with friends and family in January 2020.