Marquita started her career after being “discovered” in a high school play. She went on to earn a BA in TV/Film and began landing guest spot gigs on shows such as, The FRESH PRINCE OF BEL AIR, and PARTY OF FIVE. Then came her first series regular role as “Winnie” on USA HIGH. That was followed by the role of “Lisa” on the final season of MALIBU CA. Marquita went on to book pilots and guest star roles on shows that included, THE HUNTRESS THE DIVISION, THE SHIELD, BECKER, SPIN CITY, and a several episode arc on GENERAL HOSPITAL.
After a long hiatus to write, marry and have her 2 children, Marquita returned on the scene in 2012 with a recurring role right away on COMMON LAW for USA Network. She currently lives in LA.