Marc Littlecott, CAP®, CGPP

Director of Gift Planning, South Dakota State University Foundation

Marc Littlecott is the Director of Gift Planning at the South Dakota State University Foundation, where he has been on staff since 2014. He has worked as a specialist in the field of planned giving since 1999, including 16 years with The Salvation Army in both the Dallas and Cincinnati regions. Besides being on the editorial board and frequent contributor to Planned Giving Today magazine, he also serves as Secretary & Treasurer for the Charitable IRA Initiative, the national organization that secured the Charitable IRA Rollover into law in 2015 and which presently is seeking its expansion to include charitable trusts and gift annuities.

After graduating from the Virginia Military Institute, Marc served as a commissioned Army officer and worked several years with the Boy Scouts of America before concentrating solely in the field of planned giving. He lives in Brookings, SD with his small family and in his spare time enjoys playing the sax in the community, especially every Christmas for The Salvation Army.