Mark graduated from Illinois State University with a BS in Political Science in 1990.
Mark entered the Financial Services industry in 1991 as a representative with COUNTRY Financial. Over his 24 year career with COUNTRY, Mark served in Champaign IL, St. Louis, MO, Portland OR, Oklahoma City and Tulsa with responsibilities ranging from regional trainer, agency manager and territory manager. He accumulated numerous awards that included “Agency of the Year” and “Regional Champion”.
As a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, Mark is committed to the highest standards of professional competence, ethical conduct and clear, complete disclosure to those he serves.
Mark’s civic involvements include serving on the Board of the Tulsa Chapter of the American Cancer Society, serving, along with his wife Jennifer, as event chairs for the 2014 Cattle Baron’s Ball benefiting the American Cancer Society; Committee Chairman for Cub Scouts Pack 954 and serving as coach of Tulsa Little League teams for many years.
Married for 22 years to Jennifer, a veterinarian, Mark is the father of two children James 15 and Jon 13. They live on 20 acres in South Tulsa County where they enjoy the outdoors and raising horses.
Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. owns the certification marks CFP®, Certified Financial Planner™ and federally registered CFP (with flame design) in the U.S., which it awards to individuals who successfully complete CFP Board’s initial and ongoing certification requirements.