Mark is University Marketing's assistant director and one of its most senior graphic designers.
He has a bachelor's in fine arts in graphic design from Fort Hays State University. He has worked in and with higher education since 1982. He has been at OSU off and on since 1985 and began his career there at the Oklahoma State University Foundation.
He has won numerous awards from a host of organizations, including national honors from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education and the Art Directors Club. Mark completed the Leadership Stillwater program and remains active in the community.
Mark is married to Cindy Pennie, who is a registered nurse and now serves as a health care consultant for the elderly. They have two sons and a wonderful daughter-in-law, all of whom are OSU grads. The Pennies are heavily involved with their church and medical mission work.