About

Marcie Geffner is an award-winning content writer, reporter, editor and book reviewer. Her stories about real estate, banking, credit cards, insurance, economics and small business have been featured by dozens of major newspapers, magazines and online publications. She also writes for corporate clients, primarily in real estate and financial services.

Previously, Marcie was managing editor of Inman News, an independent real estate news service, and senior editor of California Real Estate, a magazine published by the California Association of Realtors. Before that, she worked in employee communications at California Federal Bank and technical writing and corporate communications at Tekelec, a telecommunications test systems company.

Marcie's work has been cited in seven nonfiction books and two U.S. Congressional hearings. She also edits nonfiction and memoir, has contributed nonfiction book reviews to Publishers Weekly and currently reviews genre fiction for Kirkus.

Marcie holds a bachelor’s degree in English with high honors from UCLA and a master's in business administration (MBA) from Pepperdine University. At UCLA, she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa, an academic honor society.

A second-generation native of Los Angeles, Marcie lives in Ventura, Calif, a beach city between Malibu and Santa Barbara.