Marlina is a veteran enjoying her 4th year with the San Diego Chargers and proudly serving her first year as a team captain. She has participated in numerous promotional tours as a Charger Girls member. She has had the opportunity to visit Mexico City on behalf of NFL Mexico and most recently Oahu, where she represented the Chargers in the 2009 ALL-Star week and Pro Bowl Game. She hashad numerous additional opportunities to representherfellow teammates. Among her favorites were traveling toGermany and Washington D.C. where she performed for America’s troops. She was also selected to be one of twelve NFL cheerleadersfeatured in the 2008 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition. Aside from her position as a Charger Girls member Marlina keeps busy byoperating her own cleaningcompany in San Diego which she started after graduating from San Diego State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Advertising and Marketing.She believes being an environmentally responsible business owner is important and has built her company on a foundation that promotesa green lifestyle.Her companyspecializes in non-toxic, natural and eco-friendly cleaning methods by using only biodegradable products and equipment with HEPA filtration systems in order to promote the healthiest environment for her clients and her community. Marlina recently received her California Real Estate License and looks forward to supplementing her work life with the challenges of the residential marketplace. Marlina enjoys horseback riding, watching movies, volunteering at the local Salvation Army and spending time with her family, friendsand many pets in her spare time. Growing up on a small farm in Vista, California and surrounded by animals her whole life she hastruly developed a love and a passion for animal rights andspecie conservationandlooks forward to starting her own animal rescue foundation in the near future.