Marcia Durkes


Marcia is one of the founding partners of Simply Solutions and has 35 years accounting and  management experience.  For 26 years she was an accountant for Martin Tractor Company (Caterpillar dealership) where she was Controller for 15 years, followed by CFO for 10 years.  

Marcia holds an accounting degree from Washburn University and a MBA from Baker University.  She is a graduate of the Topeka Chamber of Commerce's Leadership Topeka class as well as the Chamber's First Step Fast Track program. She served as the Treasurer for Topeka Habitat for Humanity for 8 years, as Treasurer of Kansas Express Executive Network (American Business Woman Association chapter) for two years, currently is the Treasurer for Westminster Presbyterian Church and Treasurer of the Midland Care Board of Directors.

Along with her husband, Harold, she has two children and their spouses: Brandon & Audra Durkes and Kristi & Brandon Bremer.   In her free time she loves spending time with her family especially her 6 fantastic grandchildren.