Honors & Awards

Served as President in 2015 of the National Association of Secretaries of State, the nation’s oldest, nonpartisan professional organization for public officials;

The Distinguished Attorney Award from the North Carolina Association of Women Attorneys – a group that has only awarded this honor twice in its entire history;

The Common Cause North Carolina Leadership in Government Award;

The North Carolina Association of Educators’ Women’s Equality Award;

The Delta Kappa Gamma Society’s Eta State Founders Award;

The Lifetime Achievement Award for Women in Business by the Triangle Business Journal;

The National Notary Association’s 2006 Achievement Award, and being named to National Notary Magazine’s list of “The 50 Most Influential People in Notarization in the Last 50 Years”;

Served as President in 2007 of the National Electronic Commerce Coordinating Council, a think tank dedicated to bringing best technology practices into all levels of government across this country;

Recognized as the leader in state Trademark protection by the US Chamber of Commerce, the International Anti-Counterfeiting Coalition, Underwriters Laboratories, and a variety of companies;

Secretary Marshall has even received an official “Gold Record” from the Recording Industry Association of America for her law enforcement work to protect Trademarked goods and patent holders;

Recipient of the ‘Lifetime Achievement Award’ from the 4-H Foundation.