Mark came to Flagler College in 2010 bringing with him extensive higher education fundraising experience, including service to Stetson University and to its College of Law, Hollins University, Rhodes College, Sweet Briar College, the University of Massachusetts, and the University of Maine. Also, he operated a successful consulting business, Whittaker & Associates, LLC. He attended New College of Florida and is a graduate of the University of Maine in Orono. He completed the Harvard University Institute for Educational Management Program, is a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) and an active member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) and the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE). Mark’s primary responsibility is to provide executive leadership for all fundraising and alumni relations activities in advancing the fundamental mission of the College.