Born, raised and educated in Halifax, Mark graduated from Dalhousie University and is a management and business consultant. He has been an active pro-Israel advocate for many years. He has had numerous letters to the editor and opinion pieces published in various local and national newspapers as well as posts published on the PJ Media website. Mark is also involved in the UJA campaign in Atlantic Canada and is a long-time member of the Chevra Kaddisha of Shaar Shalom Congregation in Halifax.
As CIJA’s advocacy representative in Atlantic Canada from 2011 to 2016, Mark worked closely with the Atlantic Jewish Council (AJC), CIJA’s Local Partner Council and the Hillel representative for Atlantic Canada.