Election District 4
Mark grew up in Westchester County and moved to Albany when he was a graduate student at SUNY Albany. Mark and his wife Jill moved to Kinderhook in 1982 where Mark served three terms as Town Councilman (from 1988-1999). He currently serves on the Town Recreation Commission and the Climate Smart Committee. Mark worked in the NY State Senate, was an aide to Governor Paterson and the Director of Adult Education for the NYS Education Department. He is currently an adjunct professor at UAlbany. He is the father of three and the grandfather of two (so far).