A 21-year advertising and marketing veteran, Jeff Marshall leads Universal McCann Worldwide’s diversity efforts as the Sr. Vice President, Head of Diversity, Equity & Belonging. In this role, he develops and leads the agency’s diversity strategy, directs a 90+ person Council, and acts as the accountability partner to agency leaders as they push towards the future. Prior to assuming the mantel on all things diversity, Marshall was a VP, Group Partner overseeing the water, teas and coffees portfolio on Coca-Cola for UM. In previous agency stints, Jeff has provided advertising expertise for a host of brands ranging from Anheuser-Busch to Las Vegas Hilton Hotel/Casino to Blue Cross/Blue Shield of America.
Jeff currently sits on the Board of Trustees for Delaware Valley University, as well as the Marketing Council of the African-American Museum of Philadelphia. He has been an Adjunct Professor at Temple University’s School of Media & Communications; has been certified as an NBPA Player Agent; owned a small commercial cleaning business; and moonlights as a motivational speaker.
Jeff holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Delaware Valley University, as well as a Juris Doctorate from Temple University’s Beasley School of Law.