Marjorie has, as a mother and grandmother of talented soccer players, personally experienced many challenges in the environment of elite soccer academies. She knows from personal experience how she and her son were approached during his time at the academies, and is able to link this to her background in pedagogy and teaching kids. At the moment she is working on her PHD, concerning pedagogical climate in football. She has also written a guide for drop-outs from the elite soccer academies and a curriculum to teach trainers how to shape social emotional guidance in sports clubs. She is one of the founders of the Slory sport support foundation.