With over 30 years of experience in the construction industry, Peggy Hogan Marker serves as president of Marker Construction Group, which she and her husband W. Grey Marker II founded in 2001. Peggy's responsibilities include business development, and overseeing all marketing and community development.
Peggy's background includes ground-up development and construction, as well as lease negotiations for large shopping centers, mixed use/retail and apartment buildings. With her unique skill set, Peggy offers an in-depth understanding of the construction industry, including the ability to schedule years out, and drive these schedules so all team members - from multiple architects, engineers, consultants, construction manager, developer and a multitude of other trades - work in synchronicity to complete the project on time and on budget.
In addition, she is a part owner of her family's real estate development companies. Headquartered in New York, these companies include commercial, multi-family and residential holdings throughout the states of New York and Florida.
Peggy is consistently featured as a construction industry expert in the Miami Herald and The Real Deal, and is frequently asked to appear live on Fox Business as a construction industry expert. Her professional affiliations include the Construction Association of South Florida, Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc., Commercial Real Estate Development Association, Urban Land Institute and the Commercial Real Estate Women Network.
She currently sits on the boards of PAWS South Florida Rescue (an organization within the Humane Society of Broward County), New York City Fire Museum, and the Community Foundation of Broward. She is actively involved with Save the Children, and 4Kids of South Florida - an organization serving foster children in Broward and Palm Beach Counties. She previously served as a board member for the Museum of Discovery and Science, Humane Society of Broward County, Heart Gallery of Broward County, and Save the Children Long Island Council. She was previously on the steering committee for the Holy Cross Dorothy Mangurian Comprehensive Women's Center capital campaign.
Peggy holds a Bachelor of Arts in political science and English from the University of Vermont. She is married to W. Grey Marker II, who is CEO of Marker Construction Group. They have three children, and reside in Fort Lauderdale.