Mark joined Oak Associates, ltd. in 2000. Prior to joining the firm, he served as Senior Securities Analyst for State Teachers Retirement System of Ohio (STRS), where he was responsible for specific industry coverage and assisting in management of the pension portfolio. Prior to STRS, Mark held a fellowship position at The Hoyt Group, a real estate investment research firm.
Mark was named Co-Chief Investment Officer of Oak Associates, ltd. in 2014. He is the lead manager of Pin Oak Equity Fund, Red Oak Technology Select Fund and Live Oak Health Sciences Fund. He is co-manager of White Oak Select Growth Fund.
Mark earned his MBA from Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University. He holds a BA in Economics from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. He is also a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder.
Mark serves on the Finance Committee for Akron Children’s Hospital and on the boards of directors for Akron Children’s Hospital Foundation and Oak Clinic for Multiple Sclerosis.