Ben Marshall

Senior Vice President of Architecture

Office: Fond du Lac, WI | Middleton, WI

Focus: Providing leadership and oversight of project design.  Ben works closely with the architectural team and outside vendors to ensure delivery of high-quality design to our projects.

Experience: Ben received his Bachelor’s degree in Architecture from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee.  He has over 25 in architectural design and construction, encompassing a wide range of commercial and residential building types.  The past 15 years of his career have been focused on multi-family and affordable housing.

Impressive Facts: Ben has been involved with the design of over 5,000 units of housing including new construction, preservation of existing housing and historic adaptive reuse.  Many of these projects have received awards for their design at the local and national level.

Fun Stuff: Ben enjoys spending time with his family, traveling and time on the boat.  There is no such thing as a bad day on the water!

Commonwealth is: a true collaboration of development, design and construction along with our community partners to deliver housing solutions that make a difference.


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Commonwealth has been extremely professional and courteous to the staff and the residents still living in our facility. They exceeded our expectations during the construction project as well as during the renovation of a 1923 school. Both projects have turned out to be beautiful and successful for our community.

Nancy McKenzie, Executive Director , Rhinelander Housing Authority