The organization announced Friday that Marsh will take over in December. She replaces Barbara Petersen, who announced her retirement earlier this year.
The First Amendment Foundation is a private, non-partisan, non-profit organization that promotes public access to government records in Florida.
Marsh was the lead federal prosecutor in 23 counties, from Alachua to Escambia, from 2010 to 2015. She earned a reputation for investigating and prosecuting cases related to banking, healthcare fraud, public corruption, cybersecurity, terrorism and human trafficking.
Marsh has more than 20 years of legal experience. She's a shareholder at Ausley McMullen, a Tallahassee law firm, and serves on the Board of the National Missing Children's Day Foundation.
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