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Mary Marsha Riley


Mary-Marsha is an attorney, certified personal trainer, and pageant coach.  She graduated with honors from the University of Arkansas where she was a member of the Arkansas Razorback Dance Team.  She then went on to earn her Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Arkansas School of Law.  She is licensed to practice law in the state and federal courts of Tennessee and Arkansas.  

Mary-Marsha is certified by the National Federation of Personal Trainers, and she has been very involved in pageantry throughout her life. She held the title of Mrs. Tennessee International in 2011, and she represented Tennessee in the 2011 Mrs. International Pageant in Chicago, Illinois, where she was chosen as the third runner-up and overall fitness and evening gown winner. She is also a model and actress represented by Colors Agency and has been featured on the ABC hit show Nashville.  

Mary-Marsha offers one-on-one and small group personal training, and her training techniques have been featured in Good Health Memphis and on Channel 24’s Local Memphis Live.   She is also a full service pageant coach, offering assistance with interview/ paperwork presentation, on stage presentation (walking/ posing), wardrobe selection, and fitness.  In 2014, Mary-Marsha was named one of the Top 10 Personal Trainers in Pageantry in the United States by The Pageant Planet.  She is the official personal trainer for the Miss Memphis, Miss Shelby County, Miss Collierville, Mrs. Tennessee, and Miss Junior High, High School, and Collegiate America Pageants.