Mark joined IDE in 2012, and is responsible for all IDE activities in the Americas, including municipal desalination projects as well as industrial waste water treatment projects in oil & gas, power generation and mining industries. Mark has extensive experience in the water and environmental industries, having served in senior positions in both corporate and consulting companies. Mark is very invovled in the water and environmental community, as he serves as a member of the American Water Works Association (AWWA) and the Water Quality Association (WQA). He was also a founding member of the WQA World Assembly, and served on several AWWA and WQA steering committees including the Point of Use committee. Mark received his bachelor degree in Chemical Engineering and MBA from the Golden Gate University.