Mark grew up, for a large part of his childhood, in the neighbouring County of Herefordshire. He now has a home in The Wrekin constituency – and has lived and worked in the Parliamentary seat since 2002. Mark was educated in Hereford, Surrey, and London (LGU).Before entering Parliament – Mark was a Company Director of a marketing communications company – advising a wide range of blue-chip companies - in the United Kingdom and in Europe.
I am Shropshire born and bred, raised in Market Drayton, I moved to Telford in 1989 with my fathers employment. Following a successful period in higher education, I went on to open a community based care business with my parents and (now) wife in 1999. Our Company now employs over 70 people in Telford and Wrekin alone and provides for in excess of 180 of the most vulnerable adults in our community. I moved from Telford to Chetwynd Aston in 2000 and to Howle in 2001, where My wife Jen and I have been settled ever since.