Marc Charon is MFA’s Executive Vice President & Managing Director, Chief Operating Officer. Marc oversees all of MFA’s daily business operations, financial administration, human resources, information technology as well as the governance procedures for MFA’s Board of Directors, Founders’ Council and Strategic Partners, as well as for the Association’s committees and forums. He is responsible for the Association’s new business and membership development initiatives and outreach and overall membership services. Marc works directly with MFA’s President and CEO on the Association’s long-term goals and objectives including implementation both in the U.S. and internationally.
Prior to joining MFA, Marc was with SmithBucklin Corporation, the world’s largest association management company, where he held several executive positions simultaneously including vice president, Financial Management & Accounting Services and Infrastructure Business Unit; chief financial officer, American Society for Bone & Mineral Research; and interim chief financial officer, America’s SAP User Group. Prior to SmithBucklin, he was vice president, finance and operations, Mercator Capital, a venture capital firm. Earlier in his career Marc was vice president and general manager, MAC Coffee Service and Vending Company and supervisor, GAAP Financial Reporting, Reliance Insurance Group. He began his career as an auditor at Deloitte & Touche. Marc is a graduate of Emory University and earned an MBA from Villanova University.