Mark serves FloridaMakes in the role of Director of Operations and is responsible for management of the Business Advisors Team and associated business processes. Mark has 38 years of product development and manufacturing experience, most recently as General Manager with Sparton Electronics, a defense contractor that develops and manufactures Undersea Warfare Devices. He is an experienced executive with a diversified background that can lead staffing through strategic planning and tactical execution of plans. His career started in product development, and after 20 years of progressing through many engineering roles, including Director of Engineering, Mark shifted his career and spent 15 years as Director of Operations before advancing to a General Manager position.
Mark has also served on the board of directors for the Volusia Manufacturers Association and the Manufacturers Association of Florida, and he served as a board member for FloridaMakes until accepting a regular full-time position with FloridaMakes. Mark graduated from the University of Hartford with a bachelor’s degree in engineering technology.