Justin Mierz grew up in Rockport and graduated from Rockport High School in 1992 before heading south to study environmental health at East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina.  Justin returned home after graduation, received a Master of Public Health from the University of Massachusetts, and met his wife, Marcie, in the North End, Boston.  Justin spent 14 years as an environmental analyst for the Massachusetts Department of Public Health before resigning in 2013 to start a vacation rental business.

Marcie Mierz grew up in Stamford, Connecticut, and studied psychology at Moravian College in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.  Marcie moved to Boston after graduation and began work in the technology industry.  Marcie currently works in software engineering as a technical project manager.  

Justin and Marcie live with their two girls - Ava Mae (7 years old) and Sadie (4 years old) - on Atlantic Avenue in Rockport.  We look forward to providing guests a comfortable, casual stay.

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