Maryann Sahoury served as Director of Marketing and Special Events for the Parisi Fitness Centers located in five New Jersey cities: Fair Lawn, Morris Plains, Midland Part, Wayne, and Garwood. The centers are recognized nationally for the quality of their personal training, sports, and fitness programs, such as the Parisi Speed School. In her position, Sahoury held a wide range of responsibilities, including coordinating staff meetings, supporting the sales team, arranging work parties, acting as liaison for website and social media development, and managing fundraising events. Maryann Sahoury worked for Parisi Fitness Centers for nearly 10 years. She started with the company in early 2001 and achieved remarkable results in her time there. Maryann Sahoury has also worked with nonprofit organizations like the American Cancer Society, the Community FoodBank of New Jersey, Drums from Heaven, Marine Toys for Tots Foundation, and the American Heart Association to raise issue awareness and coordinate fundraisers with local schools, chambers of commerce, and religious organizations. Maryann Sahoury has also helped support events for the Second Chance Pet Adoption League and RBARI (Ramapo Bergen Animal Refuge, Inc.), a no-kill animal shelter operating in Bergen Country. From 2005 to 2010, Maryann Sahoury studied at William Paterson University in Wayne, New Jersey, earning a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology.