Mark has a deep regard for people, placing significant emphasis on promoting the growth and development of people both inside and outside the firm. Mark joined the firm nearly 30 years ago as mechanical engineer with a passion to create meaningful work. As his career has evolved, he has shifted his attention from working "within" the firm to working "on" the firm. "As a leader, it is important to sit back and look at what is happening from the bigger picture," notes Mark. "Purpose is the lens we look through that gives meaning to our work. Seeing the ‘Big Picture’ enables us to ensure we are continuing to honor our core mission to create inspiring places that enrich the human experience." In his various roles, Mark has helped shape the firm’s strategic direction placing a significant emphasis on creating a supportive environment that invites people to learn, grow and thrive.