Sometimes it takes several tries to find the one that works best for you. Such is the story of Aaron Rodgers, the NFL quarterback for the Green Bay Packers, who has had several relationships, including with actress Olivia Munn. After those relationships failed, he decided to look for a partner who plays sports, which led him to date former soccer star, Marie Margolius.
Marie has the brains and skills to star football. She graduated from Harvard University and was a former collegiate and professional football player. Read on to learn more about Margolius currently working for ESPN.
Marie Margolius Bio
The athletic woman was born Marie E. Margolius on October 26, 1993. She is from Acton, Massachusetts. Nothing else is known about his early life and family members besides their names. His father’s name is David Margolius and his mother’s name is Celeste McGahan. Thanks to them, Marie has three older siblings: Gary, David and Amy.
Marie Margolius was educated at Acton-Boxborough Regional High School. She was active in football during her time there and captained the team. She graduated in 2011.
After graduating from high school, Margolius was accepted into the prestigious Harvard University. His time here earned him a Bachelor of Arts in History of Science, while continuing his athletic performance. During her four years at Harvard, she appeared in 17 games and scored four goals. In her senior year, she served as co-captain and was also part of the 2014 NEWISA Division I New England first team.
The athlete had also taken a summer course at the London School of Economics and Political Science before enrolling at Harvard. While in college, she worked for Morgan Stanley as a fixed income analyst. She assumed this responsibility in 2014 and 2015.
Facts About Aaron Rodgers Girlfriend
1. Margolius was first spotted with Rodgers in 2017
Marie Margolius was first seen with the NFLstar on August 13, 2017, when the couple entered the East Pole, a restaurant in Manhattan. Rodgers wore a baseball cap in an effort to conceal his identity. He also asked for a table in the more discreet corner of the restaurant.
His baseball cap seemed to do the trick since most people didn’t seem to recognize who he was. There were no romantic parades as they had just been dating at the time.
2. Margolius works at ESPN Films as an executive assistant
Margolius has long since left athletics for the 9to 5 world. Besides her summer job at college, she has also worked on LinkedIn. She worked in the company’s San Francisco office where she fulfilled the role of BLP Global Sales Associate. She also memorized an inspirational essay on LinkedIn titled ” Empowering Girls to Excel: How Sports Can Close the Confidence Gap. “
After leaving LinkedIn, she was employed by ESPNFilms. Here, she fills the role of executive assistant, working out of their New York office. She was already in that role when her boyfriend, Aaron Rodgers was profiled by ESPN The Magazine.
3. Marie Margolius played football professionally after Harvard
Before Margolius swapped shirts and boots for the office, she had the chance to play football at a professional level. After leaving Harvard, an opportunity presented itself in Sweden and the Massachusetts native seized it with both hands.
She was signed by Ope IF, a professional footballer in Sweden. Although she didn’t have a long spell professionally, her records spoke for themselves. In one of his best spells with the club, Margolius registered five assists and two goals in just six games.
Now at ESPN, she believes one of her biggest decisions wasn’t quitting football after Harvard. The former footballer believes her time in Sweden was a necessary part of her development as a person. She thinks her success there can translate into her current professional life.
4. Marie’s boyfriend has dated a number of high-profile names
Margolius is Rodgermonde’s first sporting girlfriend, but she is also his least popular partner. The footballer dated actress Olivia Munn for three years before going their separate ways. The prevailing rumor regarding his split from Munn was that the relationship between him and the actress was driving a wedge between him and his family.
He also reportedly dated Kelly Rohrbach and Lindsey Vonn.