Patti Marks is the Senior Director of Development at the Sturm College of Law where she does major and principal gift fundraising for the law school and the university. Patti joined University of Denver Advancement in 2005 and started at Sturm College of Law in 2007. Prior to joining DU, she practiced law for over 25 years, serving as in-house counsel to US Bank for 15 years. Patti also clerked for a US Magistrate, worked as a Family Office Manager and served as Executive Director and Legal Counsel for not-for-profit Colorado Lawyers for the Arts. She holds a B.A. from the University of Northern Colorado and a J.D. from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.