As a player, Mark participated in many tournaments at the local NCTA level in Ottawa as well as in provincial OTA and FTQ tournaments at the junior and open levels. In addition, he played in Circuit Canada Series and ITF Futures tournaments. He also played in many pro-am charity tournaments in the Toronto area, as well as, in an exhibition match with Denis Shapovalov in 2017.
Mark is a member of the Tennis Professionals Association and is a certified Coach 2 level. In order to advance his coaching skills Mark has traveled to work courtside with highly advanced Tennis Coaches, including Bob Brett, coach to grand slam champions such as; Boris Becker, Goran Ivanišević, and Marin Čilić at the Bob Brett Tennis Academy in San Remo, Italy.
Mark has built a career coaching juniors’ through adults from beginner to elite levels with a focus on coaching performance players whom he has coached nationally and internationally.
Mark lives in Mono with his wife Suzanne and his two young children.