Thu, January 11, 2018
Chair of the Board, The Marvin Companies
Susan Marvin serves as Chair of the Board of The Marvin Companies. She has been part of the third-generation management team for more than 35 years, in what is today a fourth-generation family owned and operated company.
Active in both profit and nonprofit boards, Susan serves on The Marvin Companies Board of Directors, M. A. Mortenson Company Board of Directors, the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) Board of Directors, the National Association of Manufacturers Board of Directors, and the University of Minnesota Foundation Board of Trustees. She is a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) Gold.
Prior to her current role, Susan was Vice Chair of the Board, and previously President of Marvin Windows and Doors where she oversaw the fenestration business. She joined the company in 1981 as Marketing Manager, was named Vice President of Sales and Marketing in 1985, and was appointed President in 1995, serving in that position until 2015.
Susan is a 1979 graduate of the University of Minnesota where she earned an undergraduate degree in Journalism. A native of Warroad, Minnesota, Susan now lives in both Warroad and Minneapolis with her husband, Keith Schwartzwald.