Marlene was raised here in Louisville, Colorado and graduated from Colorado State University with a B.S. in Business Administration, Accounting. Right out of college, Marlene worked in the audit sector
for E.K.S.&H. (Now Plante Moran). Her focus there was on oil and gas, and non-profits. Since then, Marlene has had experience in other accounting and administrative roles including insurance, real estate, and agriculture.
Marlene now lives in Eastern Colorado with her husband and two young
children, where they own and operate a large wheat farm and cattle ranch. Marlene enjoys running, traveling, volunteering, and spending time with friends and family.