Marcia Barnett

Marketing Principal

Marcia is a 20+ year marketing and communications professional with global experience in aerospace/aviation, automotive, consumer electronics, semiconductors, high tech, medical, telecommunications, and wireless. With a track record of delivering measurable results, Marcia excels in developing strategic marketing plans in a team environment, while applying a variety of communications tactics to achieve goals. She has a proven ability to “simplify” complex technical features and benefits into language that resonates with customers/end users. Marcia has served as a sports writer, a business editor, and has experience with public relations and advertising agencies – both as a team member and a client.

Marcia holds a degree in journalism and economics from the University of Missouri-Columbia, serves on the Board of Directors of the Children’s Chorus of Greater Dallas, is a marketing instructor for CNM Connect, and supports numerous non-profit organizations in DFW. Her work has been recognized with Stevie Awards, IABC Quill Awards and AMA Marketer of the Year Awards. She is also the 5th-generation owner of a 1k+ acre ranch in southwest Missouri, running a closed-loop 300-head black Angus cow/calf operation, supplemented with commodity crops.


My Strengths

From Gallup CliftonStrengths

1. Strategic
2. Activator
3. Futuristic
4. Maximizer
5. Individualization


What Drives Me Crazy

People who fail to listen

It drives me really crazy when people just don't listen.


What I Love


A warm, sunny day, a good book, a beverage - and the time to enjoy them all!


A Fun Fact About Me

Volunteer Firefighter

I previously served as a volunteer firefighter, specializing in hazmat/disaster relief.