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Marquis presently holds the position of Chief of Operations of the West Columbia Fire Department. He ascended the ranks of the Columbia Fire Department at a rapid pace. He ultimately attained the designation chief officer for the West Columbia Fire Department at the age of 32 in 2014 after leaving the Columbia Fire Department. He currently sits on the Executive Board of the SC Firefighters’ Association as the chairman of audit and finance.
Marquis holds a BS in Business Management and an MA in Management & Leadership from Liberty University, along with a Master of Public Administration from Arkansas State University. He also serves as an adjunct professor at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College in Salisbury, NC and Benedict College in Columbia, SC. Marquis is also a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.