Mardie is the President and Founder of Lifetime Adoption Inc. As an adoptive mother, adoption has been her passion for most of her life.
Mardie has acquired the status of adoption expert from her years of experience in the field of domestic adoption. She has also earned the title of C.O.A.P., Certified Open Adoption Practitioner.
Mardie has penned five books about the subject of adoption: Adopting Online, Adoption: Your Step-by-Step Guide, So I Was Thinking About Adoption, The Healthcare Professional’s Adoption Guide, and Called to Adoption.
As an adoption expert, she’s made a multitude of media appearances, including: Larry King Live, The Ricki Lake Show, Marie Osmond’s show “Marie”, ABC News, NBC’s The Today Show, CNN Headline News, CNN’s The Campbell Brown Show, CBS News, NBC News, KGO Newstalk Radio, CNN’s Black in America II, MSNBC, Fox, PBS, BBC, and Dr. Laura.