Marcel’s curiosity of writing was piqued as a young man reading newspapers and composing materials for his father’s Vancouver-based retail fashion business.
He spent four years public policy planning at Canada’s Foreign Ministry. He has provided communications and editorial services for the European Union in Canada, university research centres and non-profits in Ottawa, Brussels, and Riga.
Marcel is an avid reader who enjoys practicing calligraphy, snowboarding, and playing soccer and ice hockey.
Marcel holds a M.A. in International Affairs and diploma in Ethics and Public Affairs, from Carleton University in Ottawa, and a B.A. in International Relations from the University of British Columbia. He is a member of the Pacific Northwest Writer’s Association.