Mark brings to the board many years of business management experience. He graduated from Brandeis University and received an MBA from NYU Stern School of Business. Mark has served on the boards of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors, Jewish Federation of Greater Portland, Oregon Jewish Community Foundation, Mittleman Jewish Community Center and Portland Jewish Academy, where he served as both the Board President and Treasurer. He recently sold a business he managed for 22 years, and now serves as a business advisor and is in the process of building a new start-up company. He is excited to contribute his experience to a help create a successful inaugural Tivnu Gap Year Program.