Mark and Lynn with five of Mark’s brothers and sisters accepting an award on behalf of their father (a long time masonry contractor) at the MCAA Convention in Las Vegas in January, 2014.
Mark began his career as an apprentice bricklayer with this father’s company in 1976, which also was a certified DBE firm for many years. During this time, he gained valuable knowledge and experience in residential, commercial construction. He is a member of the Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers Local #8 of Illinois, a member of Laborers’ Local 459 in Illinois, and is currently Vice President of the Masonry Institute of Southern Illinois. Mark also serves as a Trustee of the Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers Local #8 Pension, Health & Welfare Board.
Lynn has been with MAV since 1989 serving as the office manager. She also serves as executive director of the Masonry Institute of Southern Illinois. Lynn received an Associates Degree in Legal Secretarial from Southwestern Illinois College in 1985.