Marilyn grew up on a farm in NW Iowa. She attended college in Omaha, Nebraska and graduated with a degree in education, drama, and English. After teaching for three years, Marilyn and her husband moved to West Bend she started a career with St. Joseph’s Community Hospital. For the next twenty-six years, Marilyn worked in personnel, accounts payable and managed the IT/Communications Department.
Marilyn enjoys working with volunteers - especially her son Mike who didn't know he was a volunteer until Marilyn started working here.