is appointed Special Assistant to Sheriff Bill Gore. She serves as the
Sheriff’s liaison to the U.S. Senate, House of Representatives, Office of the Governor of the State of California, State Legislature,
and San Diego County Board of Supervisors.
Marshall's duties include reviewing legislation that may have a
potential impact on the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department. She advises the Sheriff on
either endorsing or actively opposing these measures. She testifies on behalf of the Sheriff at various policy committees of the
State Legislature. She represents the Sheriff in state budget
negotiations for local funding. Previous allocations have translated
into millions of dollars for the department. In addition to
traveling to Sacramento, she travels to Washington, D.C.
to pursue funding to augment or expand department projects.
Marshall served on the California State Contractors’ License Board,
on both Governor George Deukmejian's and Governor Pete Wilson's administration. Subsequently, Governor Pete Wilson appointed her to the California Youth
Prior to serving the state, Marshall was Chief of Staff for a
member of the San Diego City Council.
Marshall was a delegate at the 1996 and 1998 Republican National Conventions. She is the immediate past chairperson of the California Peace
Officers’ Association’s Legislative Committee, member of the
legislative committee for the California State Sheriffs’ Association, and
a member of the Clairemont Republican Women’s Federated.
In 2008, Marshall was awarded the California Women’s
Leadership Association’s Trailblazer Award, in the area of Political
Ms. Marshall is a native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She holds a
Juris Doctor from Western State University School of Law, now
known as Thomas Jefferson School of Law.