Principal, Portfolio Manager CFA®
Mark co-founded Northwest Investment Counselors in 1998, bringing his extensive investment and analytical skills to the firm as an equity analyst and portfolio manager. Mark has worked in the investment industry for over 30 years with experience in portfolio management, equity and fixed income analysis and commercial lending at companies such as CCI, Franklin Templeton and SunTrust Banks.
Mark holds the Charted Financial Analyst designation, and his academic background includes a Masters of Business Administration in Finance from the University of California, Berkeley and a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Vanderbilt University. Mark is active in the community, including serving as a basketball coach at Riverdale High School. He also coached many years of youth soccer and basketball. He has been a deacon and elder at Lake Grove Presbyterian Church and has previously served on the board of the Morrison Child & Family Services.