Mark was born and raised in Toledo, Ohio, graduating from Whitmer High School, Class of 1984. Mark joined the Marine Corp after high school where he served for 4 years and did extensive travelling abroad on the USS Kitty Hawk Aircraft Carrier. Upon returning from the Marine Corp, Mark joined the family business Alternative Plumbing in 1989 and obtained his Master’s Degree.
Mark married the love of his life Deb and were blessed with twin sons Mark and Chris in 1999 who attended Shoreland Elementary and Whitmer High School. Mark and his family have lived in Washington Township for the last 15 years.
In 1993, Mark joined the Point Place Business Association where he became an active member as President in 2002, was chosen Young Business Person of the Year in 2003, and chaired the Point Place Days Parade and month-long celebration of events for five years from 2007-2011. Mark is a member of River View Yacht Club and was new member of the year in 2003. He is a member of CrossPoint Community Church and a Leadership Team Member.
Mark enjoys community involvement and events, boating, cars and off-roading, and spending time with his family.
Mark was appointed and sworn in on 2/1/2021 to replace Jerry Mayfield. His current term ends 12/31/2021. Mark was elected 1/1/2022 to 12/31/2025.