Mark lives in Millicent and runs his own local mediation business, Braes Mediation Solutions.
Mark and wife Lisa raised their son Oliver in Millicent and maintain strong local ties to the community they live in and love.
Mark has been active in community affairs in Millicent and the Wattle Range region through memberships of charities, service clubs and other local committees. He has also served as a Councillor and Mayor of Wattle Range Council.
Mark has held leadership roles locally in Regional Development and Natural Resource Management and has contributed to many state-wide boards and committees.