Education: MS. Ed. in Educational Leadership, University of South Dakota; B.S.Ed. in History and Social Science, University of Nebraska at Omaha; B.S. in Human Development, University of Nebraska at Lincoln
Additional Education: Currently pursuing a doctoral degree in educational administration at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Experience and Vision: Mark has been involved in the field of education for twenty-five years; the last ten years he has served as the Ord Jr./Sr. High School Principal and Head Football Coach. Recently Mark has expanded his role within the community through servant leadership on the Teammates Board of Directors, Valley County Performing Arts Theater Board of Directors, SynoVation Valley Leadership A Board of Directors and organizing Bull Rush Investment Club LLC for 25 community members. The Bull Rush Investment Club LLC mission is simply to pool a portion of their assets for community betterment projects. Mark’s leadership vision includes utilizing positive psychology strategies to empower and engage youth and adults to eliminate barriers and cross boundaries to live with a growth mindset.