Now working on her doctorate, Marilyn Wiley is a southern girl who has lived in Maricopa for nearly eight years and knows what kind of businesses she would like to see come to town.
Hometown: Brantley, Alabama
Maricopan since: 2008
Occupation: I’m a Certified Life Coach at MLZ TheraP, PLLC
Pets: 3.5lbs Miniature Yorkie – “Ms. Ehz-Mae Jones”
Pet peeve: Rude People
Dream vacation: Dubai
Like most about Maricopa: Close knit community
Like least about Maricopa: There are no dine-in restaurants (i.e. Applebees, Chilis, Cheesecake Factory) or Major Clothing Stores
Book: The Shack by William Paul Young
Movie: The Lovely Bones
Actor: Denzel Washington and Taraji P. Henson
Song: Cruisin’ by Smokey Robinson
Musician: R Kelly
Team: Florida State University Seminoles
Athlete: Jameis Winston and Cam Newton
Food: Pizza, Pasta, and Seafood
Drink: Ocean Spray Cran Mango Juice
Meal: Any kind of Pizza, Pasta, or Seafood
Restaurant: Cheesecake Factory
Quote: “I would rather live my life as if there is a God, and die to find out there isn’t, than live my life as if there isn’t, and die to find out there is.” – Albert Camus
Words to live by: Don’t Pray and then Worry. You can’t do both so just Let Go and Let God.
Anything else we should know? Currently getting a Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology.
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