Marshall Norwood was named the Garden's Chief Financial Officer in August, 2022.
He formerly served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Purpose Built Communities Foundation, a national impact network providing support to neighborhood partnerships to achieve cradle-to-college, housing, health and economic vitality for residents.
Before joining the foundation, Norwood served for 10 years as Vice President & Chief Financial Officer of Atlanta BeltLine Inc. the agency leading the transformative 22-mile project of trails, parks, transit and affordable housing encircling the city of Atlanta.
Prior to his BeltLine tenure, Norwood was Budget Director for the Georgia Department of Human Services, where he played a key role in crafting and presenting budgets and financial updates to the governor and state legislature, and ensuring available funding to stabilize services to Georgia citizens during a sharp economic downturn.
A graduate of Morehouse College, he also was employed for more than 15 years with Cox Enterprises, serving in several leadership roles in California, Pennsylvania and Georgia.