Mark is the Founder of the Byron Fellowship and is Managing Director of True Homes – one of the fastest growing home builders in the country and exclusive builder of Energy Star Homes. In his 25 year career in land development and home building, Mark has received national recognition for developing in harmony with nature, including two American Forests Global Releaf Awards and two National Awards of Excellence from the National Arbor Day Foundation. Mark has served as Adjunct Professor at Ball State University and Indiana-Purdue University of Indianapolis, teaching Sustainable Community Development. He leads team building exercises and the community visit to the Lakeside Village of Byron.