Mark is CIY’s vice president of operations. He joined CIY in 2006 after working 11 years in corporate accounting for Fortune 500 company Leggett & Platt Inc. He has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Pittsburg (KS.) State University, and is also a Certified Management Accountant. Mark is also heavily involved in his church – Carterville Christian Church near Joplin, MO. – where he serves as an elder. He and his wife, Nicki, also host a life group in their home every week. They have two teenagers, Mikaela and Zack.