Mark Clark

Global Director of New Technology


Mark is a native of Kosciusko, MS.  As an undergraduate, he attended Delta State University in Cleveland, MS, where he was a basketball standout, and received his Ph.D. in Polymer Science and Engineering from the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg.  Mark spent over 26 years in technology and innovation-related roles within Eastman Chemical Company in Kingsport, TN before joining Michelman, a water-based chemical company that focuses on solutions for flexible and paper packaging, as well as ingredients for fibers and composites, paints, inks and industrial coatings, as Global Director - New Technology in March 2017.

Mark and his wife, Laura, have three children, ages 23, 20, and 14. In addition to spending time with family, he enjoys photography, sports, reading, and the outdoors.