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Municipal government official

Richard Joseph Mark, American municipal government official. Named One of Outstanding Young Men of America, 1981, 85; recipient Humanitarian award City of Collinsville, 1982, Collinsville Humane Society, 1986.

Background

Mark, Richard Joseph was born on July 7, 1955 in Collinsville, Illinois, United States. Son of Joseph and Cleola (Merrifield) Mark.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Iowa State University, 1977.

Career

Youth service coordinator City of Collinsville, Illinois, 1980-1981, administrative assistant to mayor, 1981-1983. Assistant customer service supervisor Illinois Power Company, Belleville, 1983-1984. Deputy director St. Clair County Intergovtl.

Grants Department, since 1984.

Membership

Chairman Programs/Services for Older Persons, Belleville, 1980. Secretary Collinsville Humane Society, 1984. Vice chairman Collinsville Convention Authority.

Member Illinois Association of Employment and Training Directors (executive committee since 1984), Illinois Employment and Training Association (secretary 1984), Dislocated Worker Association.

Connections

Married Melissa Adler, June 21, 1980. Children: Fontez, Joseph.

father:
Joseph Mark

mother:
Cleola (Merrifield) Mark

spouse:
Melissa Adler

children:
Fontez Mark

Joseph Mark