Marc Wood Pierre was born in Port-au-Prince, the capital of Haiti. He is a Christian believer, a lawyer and a teacher. He was married and has lost his wife during the earthquake that devastated Haiti in January 2010. During the legislative race in Haiti in 2015, he ran for the 3rd electoral district of Port-au-Prince and failed to get elected. He relocated in the United States in 2017. He is still involved in political movement in Haiti. Mr. Pierre is currently enrolled in Queens College for a master’s degree in French language teaching.