Chief Development Officer
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Marlene has served as an executive in various Christian charities, including: World Relief, International Fellowship of Christians and Jews, North American Baptist Conference and Medical Teams International. She also is CEO and founder of The WriteIdea. Her business provides marketing/communications/sales/fundraising services to Christian organizations, like the National Association of Evangelicals and Gordon Conwell Seminary. She also works with for-profit businesses like The Chicago Tribune, The Cassis Group (National motivational speakers bureau) and Senior Star Retirement Communities. Marlene is thrilled to join the Northern team to help raise awareness and funds for its forward-thinking approach to equipping pastors, churches and leaders to further Christ’s kingdom.