Lisa Marshall was named Vice President, Philanthropy and
Alumni Relations, in March 2017. She had previously served the Medical Center as
Associate Vice President, Philanthropy. Marshall oversees the strategic effort to engage donors and alumni and
raise philanthropic support for the clinical, educational and research
components of the mission.
Marshall was recruited to Wake Forest Baptist in 2011
from Case Western Reserve University where she was Associate Vice President for Strategic Gifts and
Foundation Relations and Vice Dean for Development, Communications and
A graduate of
Michigan State University with a BS in Economics, Marshall began her career in
the banking industry. Her experience leading teams and managing client relationships
served her well as she transitioned to the field of philanthropy.
work, Marshall is committed to organizations impacting the community. She
serves on the board of directors of Allegacy Federal Credit Union and Second
Harvest Food Bank of Northwest North Carolina.
her husband, Jim, have three adult children: Andy, who lives and works in
Winston-Salem; Nate, who is a PhD candidate in Ohio; and Rebecca, who is a
student at Appalachian State University.