Marilee is a lifelong resident of Boonsboro, Washington County, Maryland and a lifelong conservative Republican. She is a student of the Rush Limbaugh Institute for Conservative Study.
Marilee was elected to the Washington County Republican Central Committee in 2006, after being appointed secretary in 2004 and has served as the committee treasurer since 2010.
Marilee graduated from Boonsboro High School and has a Bachelor of Mathematics and Computer Science Degree from Hood College in Frederick, Maryland.
Marilee is an active Republican and has volunteered in Republican Presidential campaigns since Richard M. Nixon, Maryland Republican Gubernatorial campaigns since Ellen Sauerbrey, and numerous local campaigns including Congressman Roscoe Bartlett, Congressman Alex Mooney, State Senator and Delegate Chris Shank, State Senator and Delegate Andrew Serafini, Delegate Neil Parrott, local County Commissioners and other local Republican offices.
Marilee and her husband Jeff reside in Boonsboro with their son Logan where she currently serves on the Boonsboro Town Council.