Who is Doria and how did she find her way? After high school, she worked as a make-up artist, where she later met her former husband Thomas Markle while employed at the studio for the television show General Hospital.
Later, she became a a flight attendant and attained a bachelor of arts in psychology. In 2015, Ragland became a Licensed Clinical Social Worker after having received a Master of Social Work from the University of Southern California.
Ragland worked as a social worker for a mental health clinic, Didi Hirsch Mental Health Services, in Culver City, California. Ragland quit her clinic job in May 2018 to enter private practice working with elderly patients. Ragland has also worked as a yoga instructor.