Mark joined First Business in 2000 and became President & CEO in 2007. Mark is originally from Platteville and is a graduate of Loras College in Dubuque, Iowa where he received his B.S. in Finance. He is also a graduate of the Prochnow Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Mark is active in the community where he serves on several boards including the Wisconsin Bankers Association, Catholic Diocese of Madison Foundation, Oakwood Lutheran Homes Association, and as Chair of the Board of Visitors for the Morgridge Center for Public Service at the University of Wisconsin.