Writer and photographer by vocation. Social Media Strategist by profession. Born and raised in Manila, Louise, who goes by “Marcie,” worked in fields as diverse as education, fashion styling and journalism, radio, graphic design, and television production. In 2000, she moved to the U.S. She is the author of “Missing Mangoes,” a collection of essays. She is a blogger and social media consultant. She currently lives in Orange County, CA with her husband and two sons.