Marcus Jennings became part of the O'Dell Cross team in December of 2010. He is an administrative assistant who is dedicated to excellent performance and motivation which has placed him as a valued asset to this firm. He is in charge of packaging and distributing all tax returns, financial statements, and payrolls. He is also a member of Bakersfield Business Partners group which is aimed at creating new clientele for the firm.
Marcus was born and raised in Bakersfield, CA. After his graduation from Bakersfield High School, he continued his education at Mount Hood Community College before transferring to Shaw University in Raleigh, NC where he received his Bachelors of Science Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting. After graduating in May 2007, he returned to Bakersfield to further his work experience in his field of study. He has worked for Marriott as an Operations Auditor and Enterprise Rent-A-Car as a Managerial Traniee.
While at Shaw University, Marcus played Guard on their Division II basketball team and was a two year starter. In 2007 he had the priviledge of playing for the USA Select European Exposure Tour in which he was announced to the All-Star team. You can still find Marcus playing in various tournaments around Bakersfield or at the park for a quick pick up game.
During his free time he likes to spend time with his son, Marcus Jr. and immediate family. He also enjoys playing sports such as basketball, bowling, and working out at the gym. he entertains himself by singing, traveling, and experiencing new things in different places throughout the nation. Marcus aspires to grow with O'Dell Cross while working to become a Certified Public Accountant.