Marcela works in New York City for J.P. Morgan Chase & Company, an investment banking firm, as a Vice President in its Global Technology Infrastructure organization, and Diversity lead. She was a member of the Rio Abajo Methodist Church Youth Choir. Currently, a ministry leader at The Brooklyn Tabernacle church, where she is a member; and a board member of the Christian Fellowship Athletes (CFA) chapter of New York.

Currently lives in New York