In 2003, Mark moved to Crested Butte seeking relaxation and a peaceful lifestyle. He began as the Executive Director of the Chamber of Commerce in Crested Butte/Mt. Crested Butte, then returned to the Mortgage Lending Business in 2006, joining Community Banks of Colorado as a Mortgage Banking Officer.
In addition to being a member of the CFGV Board, on the board of Junior Achievement in Crested Butte and Gunnison, an Elder at the Oh-Be-Joyful Church in Crested Butte and a founding member of CBiZ, an economic development group in Crested Butte. He is one of the facilitators of the Gunnison Valley Leadership Program and has been instrumental in organizing the Civility Initiative of the Gunnison Valley.
In his spare time Mark likes to ski and fish; if he could find a way to combine those activities, his life would be full!