Originally from Ohio, where Mark attended Ohio University, then served 7 years in the United States Navy, which brought him to Florida 30 years ago. Before becoming involved in sports graphics 8 years ago. Mark lead a team of former coaches and athletic directors for University Financial Services. Which together with his team partnered with over 100 Division I, II, III, athletic programs from Oregon to Florida.
Mark currently resides in Oldsmar with his wife of 35 years Donetta, they have 1 daughter Tiffany who resides in Jacksonville, FL.