Mark is from Portadown, Co. Armagh and has been a member of FMM since 1998. He was previously Pipe Major of his family band, Battlehill, even leading them to their first World Championship title in Grade 4 at the tender age of 16! Mark is a very well respected player within the band and is one of Richard’s trusted “ears” and tuning assistants. An accomplished player on and off the field, Mark enjoyed success as a solo player at Senior level and is in demand as a teacher. He is a committed tutor at the RSPBANI Piping and Drumming Schools. Mark works as an Assembly Technician for a global manufacturing company.