About Delegate Danny Marshall

Working for Jobs,  Economic Development,  A Strong Region and a Strong Virginia

Experience and Knowledge of Business Bring Leadership Roles

House of Delegates Appointments:

                  Directly involved in laws that make Virginia business-friendly

     Agriculture and Forestry is the second largest industry in Virginia and the largest industry in Pittsylvania County;                                 economic foundation for our area.

                  Directly affects the laws for local governments as they relate to the state, as well as housing and real estate issues.

 

Positioned to Be Effective

Appointed to Legislative Commissions that Are All About Jobs:

 

Direct Dollars to Our Area

 

Special Recognitions

            Virginia Chamber of Commerce    

            National Federation of Independent Businesses            

            NRA (National Rifle Association)

            Virginia Farm Bureau

 

Meet Danny

A native of Pittsylvania County, Danny Marshall graduated from George Washington High School and attended Danville Community and Averett Colleges. Danny is the past president of Marshall Concrete Products, a family business that was in our area for more than 40 years and provided 180+ jobs for our region.

Danny Marshall is also a former professional racecar driver who finished 3rd at the 24 Hours of Daytona race in both 1999 and 2000. He is a former member of the Danville City Council, and Danny has served as president of the Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce. He has served on numerous area development boards and commissions, including the Dan River Region Vision Committee. 

Danny Marshall also served on Danville's Industrial Development Authority, the Danville Area Development Foundation, the Dan River Region Economic Development Task Force, the Southern Virginia Economic Development Board, and the Pittsylvania Economic Development Organization. He is a past board member of the following: Danville Chamber of Commerce, Danville Arts and Humanities, and Danville Life Saving Crew. He is past president of the Virginia Concrete Masonry Association, Virginia Masonry Council, and the National Concrete Masonry Association.

Danny and his wife, Kaye, have been married for more than 40 years. Their daughter and son-in-law have twice made the Marshalls grandparents.

 

VITAL STATISTICS

Born: January 20, 1952 in Danville, VA

Wife of 40+ Years: Kaye Hardy Marshall
Parents: Webster & Elizabeth Marshall (Retired)
Daughter: Jessica Marshall Younginer
Son in law: Jeff Younginer
In laws: Jessie & Geraldine Hardy- (Retired)

EDUCATION
Dan River Elementary (Grades 1-8); George Washington HS (Grades 9-12) 
(Graduated 1970)

Danville Community College 2 years

Averett University

WORK
High School -- Janitor at Riverside Building Supply
High School -- 2nd shift Dan River Inc #5

Marshall Concrete Products -- Started in 1971 as full time ready mix truck driver; 
President in 1990; employ 180+ people in 8 locations in Central and South West Virginia Community

Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce -- Board member 9 years -- President in 1995
Danville Chamber of Commerce- 1993-1996
Southern Piedmont Technology Council - Present
Martinsville-Henry County Chamber of Commerce - Present
Danville Life Saving Crew Board- 1989-91
Pittsylvania Economic Development Organization-1996-2000
Southern Virginia Economic Development Partnership-1996-2000
Dan River Region Task Force- 1995-2000
Dan River Region Economic Development Task Force- 1995-2000
Danville Industrial Authority 1995-2000
Danville Area Development Foundation 1995-Present
Elected to Danville City Council 2000

MOTORSPORTS
Started racing motorcycles in 1972
Started racing cars in 1985
Started racing pro class in 1998
24 Hours of Daytona 1994-01, 06, finished 3rd 1999 & 00,
6 Hours Watkins Glenn- 1995-2000
12 Hours Sebring 1995-1999
1998- 2nd place in points GT 3- USRRC
2000- Lime Rock 2nd in class,
Daytona July race -- 2nd in class
2001 Homestead 2nd in class