Mark joined Manchester Financial after 37 years with Southern California Edison. During his career with Edison, Mark was responsible for the external coordination of company issues and programs with the government, customers, community groups, and the media. He retired as Deputy Director of Metro Local Public Affairs. Mark has served on and chaired numerous boards including the Chambers of Commerce of Santa Monica, Malibu, Culver City, and Camarillo. Mark was also a member of the Pepperdine Crest Board. He has a BA from California State University, Northridge and an MBA from California Lutheran University.

In his off time Mark enjoys golf, hiking, and playing in a Classic Rock band, which includes other active and retired Edison alum.