Markin was born and raised in Accra, Ghana, a West African British Colony. Her father was an engineer who was a graduate at Birmingham University in London, and her mother a successful entrepreneur. From a very young age her parents instilled in her the value of education and hard work. She furthered her education in on of the most prestigious Methodist boarding schools in West Africa(Wesley Girls Boarding School). Her love for medicine was inculcated early with her own close encounters with childhood ailments and her uncle who is a Heart surgeon in Bosnia.
After Boarding school, Rebecca graduated from Chico State University with her Bachelors of Science degree and became a board-certified Physician Assistant from Touro University in 2014. Rebecca discovered her true passion for pain management and dermatology while working in the Emergency room.
When not at work Rebecca finds time for her passions which mostly includes her family, photography, knitting, tennis and her new quest, obtaining her aviation license. Her zest for learning and her sharp wit make her a great asset to the practice.