Mark has been working in Early Childhood Education for over 13 years and is passionate about supporting and working with the children, families, and teachers to continue to help their growth and development in their education career. Mark received his Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and Social Work, and shortly after, returned to school and received his Master's Degree in Early Childhood Education. Prior to becoming Program Director, he worked in leadership as Assistant Director, and Curriculum and Operations Director. Before transitioning to administration, Mark taught Preschool and Pre-K for over 8 years and loved working with the age group, families, and the curriculum. He knows and understands the hard work, dedication, and passion put into being an educator, and the rewarding experience that comes with it.