Marilyn finished a Bachelor of the Arts in Political Science degree from the Eberly College of Arts and Sciences as well as a Juris Dotorate from the WVU College of Law. Marilyn is Vice President, Associate General Counsel at Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, a Fortune 66 insurance and financial services company headquartered in Columbus, OH.
Marilyn has held a variety of high-level leadership roles throughout her career at two Fortune 100 companies and private law practices. She is recognized for her efforts to promote inclusion and advance diversity in the legal profession. Marilyn believes in paying it forward and has served on a number of not-for-profit boards.
Marilyn is the past President of the Ohio Women's Bar Association and currently sits on the WVU College of Law Visiting Committee. Marilynn is an alumna of the Beta Upsilon Chapter of Kappa Kappa Gamma. She was also the first female Summit of Mountain Honorary, West Virginia University's ranking honorary for outstanding service, leadership and performance at WVU.