Mark grew up a child of a Navy veteran and moved around every few years until his father retired and they settled in McComb, Ohio in the Northwest corner of the state. He was the youngest of four boys. Mark attended high school in McComb and attended The Ohio State University majoring in Social Studies Education. Mark taught Social Studies for 31 years at Newark High School, retiring in 2017. While living in Newark Mark met his wife, Patty, at the Southgate Church of Christ, where he has attended for the past 28 years. Mark's desire to be in real estate stems from his joy working with people and helping make people happy. Mark is excited to be a part of the RE/MAX family and the Tyler Griffith team where his focus will be the Knox and Licking County markets.