Mark became an owner of F.W. Owens Company in 2000, and has served as its president since 2011.
Mark joined the company in 1980, after graduating from Bishop David High School, as one of the field construction personnel. He earned an associates degree in civil engineering from the Speed Engineering School at the University of Louisville in 1983.
In 1988 Mark achieved project field superintendent status. When his father retired in 1999, Mark became the general superintendent for the company. He has been responsible for coordinating company wide field operations, and works closely with all company on-site project superintendents to plan directions for construction, facilitates equipment and manpower requirements, and resolves job specific problematic conditions that occur during construction.
Mark continues to oversee project contract administration, and also works as a project manager when necessary.
Civil Engineering: Speed School of Engineering, University of Louisville