Mark has worn many hats during his 33 years in the lending industry. Before becoming a home loan officer, he worked for 10 years as an underwriter, learning how to spot potential hurdles early in the process and finding solutions to keep things running smoothly. Mark is also certified in custom construction home lending, including remodel and renovation loans. His expertise and world-class service have earned him Umpqua’s Construction Elite Award for two years in a row.
Mark enjoys living in Tigard and exploring the Pacific Northwest. In his spare time, he teaches scuba diving and can often be found hiking the trails of the Columbia River Gorge. Mark is no stranger to the kitchen and has been known to put together amazing meals.