Mark began his career in 1985 with the public accounting firm, Ernst & Young. After leaving E&Y, Mark became the Chief Financial Officer of a professional liability insurance company and ultimately the President of the Company’s investment and real estate company. During his time there, Mark oversaw an investment portfolio of over $500 million and since early 2000 directed the investment or acquisition of over a billion dollars of real estate projects, including multi-family and commercial office. Immediately before joining Dominion, Mark formed his own investment company, Carolina Investment Services. Mark is responsible for the acquisition strategy for Dominion as well as arranging for equity investment and debt financing.
Mark is a certified public accountant and received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from the university of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is active in several civic and community organizations.