Marvin Prentice served in the United States Marine Corps and attained the rank of Captain before being honorably discharged. Mr. Prentice was the Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Hill House Association for eight years. Currently, he is principal of MBP Consulting, which provides financial and operations support to business and non-profit organizations seeking to improve profitability, performance and service. He is also President and Operations Manager for Isshinryu Karate Academy, a martial arts school located in the Greentree neighborhood of Pittsburgh. Mr. Prentice has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Business Administration from Thiel College, an Accounting Certificate from the University of Pittsburgh and a Master of Science in Business Administration from Indiana University - Northwest in Gary, IN.