Mark has been a successful educator for 40+ years. He spent 21 years as a principal and now he spends much of his time supervising student teachers for three universities. He also enjoys traveling the United States speaking, consulting and conducting workshops. Mark married his childhood sweetheart, Debbie in 1976 and together they have 4 wonderful children: Kris, Kolter, Kaleb and Katy.
Some of Marks accomplishments include: John Maxwell Certified Trainer (2017), State President of Texas Elementary Principal’s, Supervisor’s Association (2003), TEPSA Executive Committee (10 years), Texas Representative for the National Association of Elementary School Principals (6 years), State President for Texas Association for the Improvement of Reading (2 years), District IX TEPSA President, President of Wichita Falls Elementary Principals Organization, Special Education Advisory Board, Wichita Falls ISD, Protégé Advisory Board, Wichita Falls ISD, Total Quality School District Trainer, Wichita Falls ISD, Extra Mile Award, Coppell ISD, PTA Life Member, Wichita Falls Family of the Year (1993)
- Mid-Management Administrator
- Special Education – Supervisor
- Language and/or Learning Disabilities
- Speech and Hearing Therapy
- Deaf Education