Athens, Georgia native, Marquita Goings relocated to Atlanta to attend Georgia State University (GSU). While matriculating at GSU, Marquita changed her major from Kinesiology to Film, with a minor in Theatre. Theatre performance served as a creative outlet for her; she soon found a new love. Since then, Marquita has worked on several films and tv shows combined. With love of the arts and the desire to explore all genres, Marquita has always wanted to work with in sci-fi and fantasy. For her, it broadens the perspective people have of women and women of color and is not limited to just drama or romance, but can thrive in science fiction and fantasy. In 2017, she was excited to land a role on SyFy television series, Superstition. Although it wasn’t a science fiction show, it was a stepping-stone.