Patience Marmer

Patience Marmer is a Senior Relationship Manager at Family Office Exchange.  She works directly with wealth owners, family office executives and risk manager advisors in the FOX community synthesizing member benefits with their challenges and priorities helping them to problem solve and advance their intentions. Patience has served as a trusted advisor, risk manager, and fine art and luxury service operations specialist for enterprise and family office clients for 19 years.  During a 10 year tenure as Director of Fine Art and Risk Management for a complex multi-generational family and private trust company, Patience designed and implemented the operations framework and risk management program for a large luxury residential real estate portfolio and multiple prestigious, globally recognized fine art collections with active international loan programs.   An innovator who is known for adding value through efficiency, Patience was the architect for the first-of-its-kind RFID tracking system for a private fine art collection within a private museum where she was also the developer of the risk management systems, storage and collections operation spaces. While the Director of the Private Client Practice for a fine art services company, Patience expanded her work with collecting families while adjusting on fine art claims for leading collectors, galleries and museums. Patience studied fine art and history at the University of Illinois and the School of Art Institute of Chicago She proudly served as a volunteer crew member for 3 years onboard the world’s largest non-governmental hospital ship, Mercy Ships M/V Anastasis, as the International Meeting Planner hosting civic, social and diplomatic receptions.