Prior to joining Sidewalk, he worked for Marriott International where he lead multiple design and product transformation initiatives for several hotel brands across multiple market segments. He began his career as an architect for a firm specializing in civic, education, and religious design and construction.
Mark earned his undergraduate degree in architecture from Virginia Tech and graduate degree in Project Management from The George Washington University.
A recreational runner, Mark has spent the past 20 years running the National Mall and trails of Washington, DC. Having grown up at the beach in NJ, he now gets his salt air fix exploring the Delaware beaches with family and friends. Always in search of the proverbial authentic experience, you are likely to find Mark at the local neighborhood pub chatting with the bartender and meeting the locals. He lives in Chelsea with his partner and their labradoodle, Lincoln.