Marvee Marr, DBA

Marvee Marr, DBA

Forbes School of Business 

Dr. Marvee Marr is an Assistant Professor in the Forbes School of Business at Ashford University. She received a Doctor of Business Administration in International Business from Argosy University, a Master of Fine Arts in Combined Writing from Columbia College, a Master of Business Administration with a Human Resources concentration from Inter American University, and Bachelor of Arts degrees in Communications and Women Studies from University of Missouri. Dr. Marr has been teaching in higher education for almost two decades. Before coming to Ashford, she served as an Assistant Professor for University of Wisconsin and City University of Seattle-Europe. She has a background in corporate human resources, over seven years’ experience in the hospitality industry, and still works as a consultant and a trainer. Dr. Marr says, “Since I was an online student myself, I think about the student point of view in regards to online presence, clear and concise directions, time commitment and online personality. My favorite aspect of teaching is being able to help a student understand a difficult concept or idea; I love when I can see the light bulb go on in their eyes.” Originally from Chicago, IL, Dr. Marr has lived in eleven different countries and now resides in San Diego, CA.