Marcie was born and raised in East Tennessee. She graduated from the University of Tennessee in the early 1970s with a Bachelor of Science in Home Economics. She is a fanatical fan of the Tennessee Volunteers football program and an active member of their alumni association. She is also a lifelong member of the Alpha Delta Pi Sorority.
As an associate agent, Marcie has worked in the insurance industry for 15 years and has written all personal lines of insurance. In addition to her work in the insurance field, Marcie had a successful career as a buyer for women’s designer apparel. She is also a personal trainer and certified Pilates instructor.
Marcie resides in Winter Haven with her husband, David A. Dershimer and their cocker spaniel McNabb. . She loves going to the mountains and watching Volunteer football.