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Mark Marquis

Chief Executive Officer

Darrell L. “Mark” Marquis has served as a member of the board of managers of Marquis Energy since co-founding it in 2005, and as Chief Executive Officer and President. In addition to co-founding Marquis Energy, Mr. Marquis co-founded Marquis Management and certain other affiliated Marquis entities, which serve an important role in the ethanol production process at our facility.

Mr. Marquis has founded and led 11 businesses over 39 years across various ethanol-related sectors such as grain procurement, risk management, logistics, trucking, rail, barge, construction, agriculture, project financing and energy. Mr. Marquis has served on the board of directors of Growth Energy, a non-profit organization dedicated to advocacy on behalf of the producers and supporters of ethanol, since 2010.

QUICK FACTS
  • Certified Flight Instructor and Helicopter Pilot
  • Born in Kewanee, Illinois
  • Co-Founder