Bentz Whaley Flessner

Mark J. Marshall leads the firm’s healthcare practice. With over 20 years of fundraising and nonprofit leadership experience, he brings a strong background in major and planned gifts, grateful patient programs, annual giving, and campaign strategy to clients. He has particular interests in major and principal gift strategies, and strengthening development teams through coaching of leadership.

Prior to joining the firm he served as vice president for development and alumni relations at William Mitchell College of Law in St. Paul, Minnesota. Prior to that, he served for over ten years at the University of Minnesota’s Medical Foundation as director of development for special programs and as director of alumni relations and special projects. During that time he was part of the university’s $1.5 billion campaign. He began his career a member of the advancement team at Marian Catholic High School in Chicago.

Mr. Marshall holds a bachelor of arts from St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota, and has completed his MBA. He has been a presenter and has served in volunteer capacities for CASE, APRA, AHP, AFP, and the Minnesota Planned Giving Council.