Mark has 20 years of horticulture experience coupled with a management and supervisory background. Prior to Shangri La, Mark was the Landscape Construction Project Manager directing the Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center landscape construction project for Houston based Bio Landscape, overseeing all landscape, irrigation, drainage, and secondary pathway installation. His preceding experience in the nursery and plant production industry in Florida led Mark to Texas. Mark’s certifications include: Texas Certified Landscape Professional with the Texas Nursery and Landscape Association; Texas Certified Nursery Professional with the Texas Nursery and Landscape Association; and Certified Arborist with the International Society of Arboriculture.