Since founding MG Properties in 1992, Mark has overseen the acquisition, development and management of 134 apartment communities totaling over 31,000 units with a value of $6.2 billion. Prior to MG Properties, Mark was a tax specialist with international accounting firms Ernst & Whinney and Touche Ross. He also worked in senior financial management positions with Hybritech Inc. and Solar Turbines Corp.
In 2018, Mark was awarded the 2018 Ernst and Young “Entrepreneur Of The Year® San Diego” award for the real estate and hospitality category. Aside from serving on the Burnham-Moores Center’s policy advisory board, he also serves on the UCSD real estate advisory board and the San Diego Economic Development Corporation strategic round table. He is a member of the UCSD Foundation board of trustees and the National Multi-Housing Council board of directors. Mark has a business degree from Drexel University and is a former certified public accountant.