Mark received his B.F.A. in photography from the Maryland Institute College of Art in 1992. He has spent much of his professional career working as a Creative Director for companies like AOL, PayPal and Verizon. He has exhibited his photography in several group shows and his work has been published in several magazines.

From 1991 to 1993 he had the privilege to work as a studio assistant to New Orleans artist Dawn DeDeaux. He has held various positions in commercial photography: creating studio, portrait and location photography for a variety of clients. He currently is Creative Director of Verizon’s Learning and Development organization where he continues to utilize photography and design skills managing a team of design and video professionals.