After completing an internship with the IPT in 2013 as Events Assistant, Mark returned in November 2014 as Events Officer, before moving internally to become Training Coordinator in August 2015. Mark is responsible for the planning, administration and delivery of the IPT's training programmes.
Mark studied Sport Development and Coaching Sciences at Bournemouth University, including a year working within the events industry. With the emphasis placed on the development of, and development through sport, other units focused on event management, marketing and tourism.
Elsewhere, Mark enjoys ping-pong, lawn bowls and ball room dancing.