Marco began his career as a budget analyst with the City of Chicago’s Office of Budget and Management. He was later promoted as a Director of Administration for several City departments. After 10 years with the City, he went to work with the State of Illinois Department of Transportation as an assistant director of finance. For the past 17 years he has been with Illinois’ Department of Employment Security Benefit Payment Control Unit—8 years supervising Special Investigations and 9 as the senior manager of the Unemployment Insurance Fraud Unit.
He earned a Bachelor’s degree from Illinois State University and an MBA from National Louis University.