Bio

Integrity. Experience. Diligence.

Activities & Affiliations

  • Indiana State Bar Association - Probate, Trust and Real Property Section and Business Law Section

  • Christian Legal Society

  • Federalist Society

  • Kokomo Rotary

  • Grissom Community Council

  • Noblesville Chamber of Commerce

  • National Rifle Association

  • National Association of Independent Business

Education

Detroit College of Law at Michigan State University
Juris Doctorate, 1998

Baylor University
Master, Political Science Specializing in International Relations, 1987

Taylor University
B.A., 1985

 

Contact

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Clients

Mark formerly served as legal counsel to the Kokomo Planning Commission and Kokomo Board of Zoning Appeals. Mark also represents the interests of Auto Network, Inc., Bass Concrete, Inc., Bevington Properties, LLC, Brand X Enterprises, LLC, Circle G, LLC, Dr. Holly Lewton, P.C. (Assumed Name: 96th Street Eye Care), Gibson Brothers Welding, Inc., GL Cope Properties, LLC, Grace Fellowship, EFC Inc., Hills Chapel Community Church, Inc., Hoosier Broadband, LLC, K E Roach Consulting LLC, Lausch Farms, LLC, Paladan Construction, LLC, Personal Care Ambulance Transport, LLC, Pike Internet, Inc., Pullen’s LLC, R. L. Blue, Inc., Roller Properties LLC, Roller Properties 2 LLC, Sweet Poppin’s, LLC, Tipton Electric Motor Services, Inc., Transcending Wellness Retreats LLC, Vanderstelt Investments, LLC, Virtual Solutions, Inc., and Wimmer Lime Service, Inc.

Mark has conducted estate planning seminars with the American Heart Association in Carmel, Noblesville and Fishers, with Merrill Lynch in Kokomo, and with the Riley Children's Foundation in Avon, Fishers and Indianapolis.

About Mark

Mark graduated from Taylor University and then received a Master’s degree from Baylor University with a degree in political science specializing in International Relations.  While attending Baylor, he worked as a Research Assistant for Diplomat-in-Residence, Dr. Colbert Held.

After graduating from Baylor, Mark worked in Washington D.C. as a Legislative Assistant and Co-Legislative Director to U. S. Congressman Fred Grandy from Iowa and Senior Policy Analyst - - Legislative Assistant for Senator Dan Coats.  While in D.C., he worked to develop market-based health care reform including medical savings accounts and expanding access to health care through community health centers.

While in Washington D.C., Mark created and assisted in an inner city youth basketball program for metropolitan Washington, D.C. teens.  He left D.C. and became the Health Care Policy Advisor to Governor John Engler in Michigan.  After graduating from the Detroit College of Law at Michigan State, he returned to Indiana to practice law in 1998. In 2018, Mark was a candidate for the United States Senate in the Republican Primary.

Mark and his wife, Nancy, reside in Kokomo.  His children are both married and reside in Kokomo. His parents, L.D. and Bettie Hurt, live in Fairmount, Indiana.  Mark attended high school at Madison-Grant where he played basketball, baseball and ran cross country and track. Mark and Nancy worship at First Nazarene in Kokomo.