Mark Tatum

Chairman of the Board of Directors

Born and raised in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, Mark has roots tied in the greater community, the church and musical arenas. He was president of the Jazz and Concert Bands for his High School, and founder and president of a positive-movement club called Positive Brothers and Sisters.

Mark carried this leadership skill to West Virginia State University where he became President of the Student Government Association. With such outstanding civic service, Mark was selected as Who’s Who Among Students in America’s Colleges and Universities.

Mark has worked in public school education as a special subjects teacher; as a Regional Director for federally funded grant programs; and as a government contractor for youth programs. Mark has earned a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Communication, and is a licensed minister at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church. He is currently working as a Life Coach at a charter school in Baltimore City, and as an adjunct professor at Community College of Baltimore County. He and his wife and reside in Hyattsville, MD with their 3 children; 2 boys and 1 girl.