Mark graduated in 1985 from West Virginia University with a B.S. in Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering. He began his career welltending for Alamco, Inc. and held several positions in operations, finance and accounting, and engineering before being named Vice President of Engineering.
After Alamco was acquired by Columbia Natural Resources, he remained with CNR and held several positions in operations and business development before becoming Vice President of Operations. After leaving CNR, Mark was named Senior Vice President of Geoscience and Engineering for Belden and Blake Corporation in Canton, Ohio until its sale.
During the several years prior to joining Mountain V’s team, he was President of Energy Contractors and after the sale of EC to Nabors Well Services became a Vice President of Nabors Well Services. Mark’s responsibilities at Mountain V include but are not limited to engineering and business development.