Marques’ career experience includes running business, merchandising, buying, and replenishment operations across numerous Fortune 500 retailers in various market and regional capacities for companies like ALDI, Sam’s Club, & Walmart. In addition, he currently serves as the Health & Wellness Director for Walmart Neighborhood Market pharmacies, overseeing the business and compliance operations of a patient care organization.
Marques’ formal education includes attending the University of Florida and obtaining an undergraduate degree in Sports Management, and two master’s degrees in the specializations of International Business and Business Management. To add, he recently acquired a Six Sigma Green Belt certification through Villanova University. His passion for education has allowed him to take on the role of Adjunct Faculty with Bryant and Stratton College, in which he currently teaches in the disciplines of business administration, global management, and performance management.
Last but not least, Marques has always had a passion for the community and social/medical causes. He is an active member of the One Hundred Black Men of America, Inc, served on the Board of Directors for the New York & New Jersey Minority Supplier Development Council (Upstate New York Committee), and was on the Board of Directors of the Epilepsy Foundation of Northeastern New York.
His passion for accelerating the fight for a cure and saving the lives of those who suffer with epilepsy is close to his heart, and is the reason he chose to champion this cause. Marques has a beautiful wife and two children that are the inspiration to his perseverance and tenacity.