Mark joined the Board of Trustees in 2012. Mark has been a user of the Kaleidoscope Plus Group’s community wellbeing service since 2005. He played a key role in (PIM) people in Mind, which included the role of Editor for the service-user led magazine BeeMuzed. Before illness prevented Mark working full-time, he worked in children’s social work as a senior manager specialising in Residential Care.

Mark holds a B.A (Hons) in Sociology and the Diploma in Social Work. Mark is also a Trustee of NSUN (National Survivor User Network) a national Mental Health charity and from 2015 is its treasurer.