Born and raised in Kokomo, Indiana, Mark is a former collegiate baseball player. He earned his Associate’s Degree in Business Administration from Ancilla College in 2011, his Bachelors’ Degree in Sports Marketing & Management from Indiana University in 2013, and his Master’s Degree in Sports Administration from Valparaiso University in 2014. In 2013 he founded President of Diamond Play Tournaments, and currently acts as President of the organization.
Past work experience includes time with the Midland RockHounds, double-A affiliate of the Oakland Athletics, and the Los Angeles Angels. At Chicago-Kent, he is focusing on Labor & Employment Law and Intellectual Property Law with hopes of returning to work for a Major League Baseball franchise upon graduation.