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Marc Gentzler

Assistant Director of Admissions
Territory: Northwest Iowa, Colorado, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota | Hometown: Marion, Iowa | College Major: Communication and Public Relations


Marc (he/him/his) comes to Simpson with more than six years of student affairs and higher education experience. Marc has also worked extensively in the non-profit sector in strategic marketing-communications and fund development. Originally from Marion, Iowa, Marc recruits in Northwest Iowa, Colorado, Nebraska, and the Dakotas. He holds a B.A. in Communication and Public Relations and has completed graduate level work towards an M.Ed. in Counseling and College Student Development. On the weekends, you can catch Marc and his husband attending Storm athletic events or checking out local coffee shops and cultural events throughout the Des Moines Metro Area. 


  • Undergraduate and Graduate Admissions
  • Financial Aid Counseling
  • First-Generation Students
  • Residence Life/First Year Experience
  • LGBTQIA+ Inclusion