Marshall was born and raised in High Point, NC. His family was highly involved in the textile industry. He attended UNC Chapel Hill where he met his late wife Jo Ann. They soon found themselves in Edenton, NC where Ann Ragan and Cooper, their daughters were born. Soon Marshall was acquired by Henkel Corp where he would spend 20+ professional years in corporate HR. He started his journey with Henkel in Atlanta, GA then transferred to Nashville, TN and eventually ended up West Hartford, CT where he called home for 15 years. In 2018 it was time for a change so Marshall retired from Henkel and started his endeavor back South. His passion as an outdoorsman made the transition to Avalanche Motorsports an easy fit. He spent many years racing sailboats and fishing offshore which he intends jump back into now that he is back South. He enjoys spending time with his family and black lab Oliver hunting, fishing, and he cooks a damn good chowder!