Marion is a long-time member of the Board of Trustees of Capital Research Center, which is headed by Heritage’s former Vice-President, Terry Scanlon. Marion has also served as an advisor to several civic organizations, including: Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park, the Cleveland Clinic of Florida, and the Board of The Orleans. Since 1992, she has been a Co-Chairman of The Heritage Legacy Society, a group of Heritage supporters who make gifts through their estates so Heritage will be a permanent voice in Washington for conservative principles. Marion is also a trustee of the Intercollegiate Studies Institute. Marion’s late husband, Preston “Dick” Wells, was a long time Heritage trustee before passing away in 2003. She continues his legacy as a stalwart advocate of conservative principles in America.