Mark joined Stonyhurst International school as a founding member of staff in 2022, and this year fulfils the role of Head of Pastoral in the Senior School. Mark is an experienced pastoral leader with an educational experience spanning 14 years in the UK, China and in Penang. 

Mark holds the National Professional Qualification in Senior Leadership, in addition to his Honours Degree and Postgraduate teaching qualification.

Alongside his senior leadership pastoral role, Mark will continue to lead the Music department as Head of Whole School music. As a trained Classical and Jazz pianist, Mark specialised in Popular Music and Recording whilst studying his undergraduate degree.

Mark believes students should be provided the opportunity to celebrate their diversity and be encouraged to follow their own path along each of their own personal journeys. By creating a supportive and aspirational learning environment, all students can progress, achieve and fulfil their goals. He is passionate about creating a learning environment where students can build confidence, learn to develop resilience, creativity and raise aspirations.

Mark is joined by his wife, Dawn Lee (Head of Art), and his daughter Matilda Grace who studies in the Junior School at Stonyhurst International.