Mariette is a freelance writer, blogger, and a dynamic speaker. Her expertise is in adoption, travel, and culture.

She has been published in the book, Black Anthology: Adult Adoptees Claim Their Space.

In 2015,  she was profiled in an Associated Press feature story about the search for her birth family in Haiti. The story was shared widely on news outlets including Yahoo News, The Atlantic, and The Sun Sentinel.  Mariette  has presented at various adoption conferences and workshops and has appeared on various podcasts and radio shows.

Mariette’s writing has been featured in Business InsiderTravel Noire, Zora Magazine, For Harriet, The Lost Daughters, and Canada Adopts