Mariah earned her JD from Pepperdine University School of Law. While at Pepperdine, Mariah competed on the track and field and cross-country teams. Her work experience includes time at a well-respected plaintiff’s law firm, the Los Angeles County District Attorney Office and the Los Angeles Dependency Lawyers. Mariah has a long-standing, strong interest in curbing government overreach that treads on the rights of individuals, including interning for U.S. Rep. Steve Daines during her undergraduate studies. When not working, Mariah spends her time enjoying the great outdoors with her husband, training for triathlons, and spending time on her family ranch.