Mark has been in the aviation industry for thirty five years with over twenty five in senior management positions. Prior to his recent tenure as CEO and Managing Partner of Napa Jet Center, Mark was the Vice President and General Manager of the Dupont family owned Atlantic Aviation Company located in Wilmington, Delaware. Mark relishes his role as that of a coach with a focus on developing leadership, performance, team dynamics, strategic planning, and interpersonal relationships.
Current corporate and aviation-related associations include the National Air Transportation Association President’s Council, and member of the Society of Aerospace Engineers. Previously he served on the Board of Directors of the National Air Transportation Association, was a Member of the Service Center Round Table Executive Committee and the National Business Aviation Association Business Management Committee. Mark also spent 7 years on the Board of Directors of the Napa Chamber of Commerce and Legislative Action Committee, is a past Honorary Board member of the Napa Valley Hospice and is a Rotarian. He was a recent member of the industry renowned FBO#1 (20 group.) Mark is often sought out for his expertise by industry peers as exhibited when he received the NATA Distinguished Service Award in 2016.