Executive Education Advisor, Amazon Web Services
As an Executive Education Advisor, Mark works with higher education executives and line-of-business leaders to understand how cloud technologies can enable digital transformation efforts around the effective use of data and analytics.
Prior to joining Amazon Web Services (AWS), Mark served for 30 years as an administrator at six different higher education institutions and held faculty rank among three. These institutions ranged from a small private liberal arts college to several large research universities with academic medical centers. Throughout his career in higher education, Mark held Chief Financial Officer and Chief Information Officer roles. He also had institution-level leadership roles in analytics and key leadership roles in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) implementations, cloud migrations, managed-services provisioning of IT services, and the adoption of analytics-based, decision-support, and resource-allocation systems.
From the University of Utah, Mark earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mathematics, a Master of Statistics degree, and a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership and Policy.