Mark has been with the School since 1997 and works for the Associate Dean in the Dean's Office. Prior to that, he has served KU in positions with Academic Affairs and Audio-Reader. Other career experience includes the U.S. Navy, Kansas state government where he served in the Governor's Office, an environmental consulting firm in the private sector, and a Douglas County non-profit agency. Mark earned his master's degree in Public Administration and his bachelor's degree in Personnel Administration and Political Science at the University of Kansas. He received the Beth Bovee Staff Excellence Award in 2002.