Mark is a partner in The Bridgespan Group’s Boston office. Since joining the firm in 2011, Mark has advised leaders in nonprofits and foundations across the public health, education and youth development sectors on strategic, organizational and economic issues. Mark leads Bridgespan’s work with nonprofit networks and has a depth of experience working with them on strategic and operational issues. Mark’s recent clients include YMCA of the USA, Boys & Girls Clubs of America, National 4-H Council, Feeding America, Easterseals, The Salvation Army, Jewish Federations of North America, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, and National Public Radio.
Recent articles authored by Mark related to his work with nonprofit networks:
Mark also has experience researching social mobility in rural American communities, including a recent publication: “Social Mobility in Rural America: Insights from Communities Whose Young People are Climbing the Income Ladder
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Prior to joining Bridgespan, Mark was a Managing Director of Regional Development at Teach For America, responsible for development, growth strategy, and capacity building for 15 Teach For America regions. Prior to his time at Teach For America, Mark was a Case Team Leader at Bain & Company in Boston where he advised corporate and nonprofit clients on strategic and operational issues, and private equity firms on investment decisions.
Mark graduated cum laude from Duke University with a BS in Biomedical Engineering. He also holds a Master of Public Policy from Duke’s Sanford School of Public Policy and an MBA from Duke’s Fuqua School of Business, where he was named a Fuqua Scholar. Mark lives outside of Boston with his wife and their two wonderful daughters.