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Dave Marsey

Dave Marsey

Board President

Dave is the President, Global Client Director at Essence. He is a global digital marketing pioneer creating breakthrough work, mentoring and growing people, learning every day, and maintaining a sense of humor. Dave was an Air Force brat growing up but settled in Chicago for high school through 2012 when he moved to the Bay Area.

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Why are you passionate about First Graduate?

I’m passionate about First Graduate because of the impact it makes in families and kids who are motivated and inspired at the potential to become the first in their family to graduate. The people behind First Graduate believe in their potential and make a difference.