Mark is a 1975 of Uniontown High school. He earned a BA degree in Economics from the University of Pittsburgh. Graduate of the PIA basic school of insurance in Oberlin, Oh. and the USF&G property & casualty in Baltimore Maryland. Mark obtained the designation of Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) in 1981. He was a partner in Fike Insurance Agency from 1979-1999 and is currently an owner in Paul Sprowls Agency, Inc. Mark is active in the community, having served as president of numerous organizations including Uniontown Rotary Club, Fayette County Easter Seal Society, Fayette Industrial Fund, and the Fayette Association of Independent Insurance Agents. He is a Rotary Paul Harris Fellow, current executive officer of Fay-Penn Economic Development Council, and serves as clerk of session at Trinity United Presbyterian Church.Having been born & raised in Southwestern Pennsylvania, Mark takes pride in serving his community and providing caring & professional insurance advice to his clients.