Marit has a degree in political science from Uppsala University and has studied graduate courses at University of Connecticut. During her studies she was the vice president of one of the biggest student organizations in Uppsala with over 5000 members. She has previously worked with public relations and public affairs at different communication bureaus in Stockholm. She has also worked as a case officer at the Swedish Migration Board. She helps clients with research and analysis in a range of different areas. Marit joined Six Year Plan in September 2016.