Mark is a 737 First Officer at a major US carrier, and a reserve Marine staff officer. During 17 years of active duty service as a Marine EA-6B Prowler pilot, Mark amassed over 3,000 flight hours and flew on seven combat deployments. He served as an EA-6B Weapons and Tactics Instructor and as an instructor at the Marine Aviation Weapons School. Mark also flew the C-9B Skytrain II on worldwide missions to more than 20 countries.
Mark is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy and holds a Masters Degree from Georgetown University. He has extensive experience both tutoring and teaching at the college level.