Mark became head of The Center for Early Education (CA), after having served as head of Pilgrim School (CA). Prior to moving into independent school leadership, Mark held positions as associate general counsel for Honda North America and vice president and general counsel for SeeBeyond Technology. He has served as a trustee for the National Association of Independent Schools and is currently the president of the board of the California Association of Independent Schools. He was also selected as a 2010 Fellow in the Klingenstein Program for Visiting Heads of School at Columbia University’s Teachers College. Mark is a graduate of the University of Southern California and earned a JD from Loyola Law School.