Mark is a graduate of UCLA with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and a minor in History. His academic interests are centered around political theory, and he has researched topics ranging from European fascism to modern-day terrorism. Born in Palo Alto, California, and raised in London, England, Mark's multicultural background gives him a unique perspective on global affairs.
In addition to his academic pursuits, Mark has excelled in rugby. He has been playing since a young age, competed in national competitions, and played in the PAC-12 conference with UCLA. Mark has also been invited to play for various MLR academies and international touring sides. In his free time, he enjoys scuba diving, spearfishing, and visiting national parks, reflecting his adventurous spirit and appreciation for nature.