Marc Collins is originally from Athens, Alabama, but has called Fort Myers home since 1992. Collins has served as the lead interior designer for his family business, Carroll Properties, for more than twenty years. Carroll Properties owns and manages hotels, restaurants, marinas, and has been involved in local business for over forty years. Marc serves as the family representative for numerous organizations and charities with a special focus on local philanthropy and as a community organizer. He’s very involved in the Southwest Florida arts and social scene and dedicated to raising awareness and funds for numerous events, charitable funds, and organizations.
Collins’s past and current philanthropic work includes serving as a Board member for SalusCare, and the Uncommon Friends Foundation. He has served as event chair for Arts for ACT and the LARC Wine Dinner. He is a committee member for “Chefs Cooking for Kids,” Big Brothers/ Big Sisters of the SunCoast of Lee County, Cattle Baron’s Ball for the American Cancer Society, FGCU’s Wanderlust, and the Pace Center for Girls “Boo Ball.” He is a member of the Lee Health Foundation and has been involved with various local and state political elections.