Mark leads the Charlotte market for Cousins, with oversight of all day-to-day operations in the region including asset management, leasing, investments, and business development. He is a Charlotte native, and has been actively involved in commercial real estate since 2001.
Prior to joining Cousins in 2016, Mark served as a Managing Director and Principal of Foundry Commercial where he ran the office agency-leasing team, with total assignments over 6 million square feet. Mark was a Platinum Producer with the Commercial Board of Realtors in every year of his membership, and was ranked #1 in the office category in 2014.
Previous to joining Foundry, Mark led the agency leasing practice for Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer in the Charlotte market, and prior to that, was a Transaction Director for Bank of America. During his 8 years with Bank of America, he managed real estate transaction activity across a 20 million SF portfolio of properties in the Southeastern US, and closed more than 400 transactions impacting 3.6 million square feet, with a total enterprise value in excess of $2.2 billion.