Prior to joining Schafer, Mark served as Vice President and Executive Director of Contracts for SRA International, Inc., and Senior Vice President for Administration and Director of Contracts & Pricing for the Intelligence and Security (IS&S) Group at Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC). He also held other contract and procurement/subcontract management positions with Boeing Information Services and The Boeing Company in Seattle, WA. Mark is a graduate of the University of Washington (Seattle) and holds advanced degrees from Seattle University (MBA) and Syracuse (MS – Information Management).
Mark Connel joined Schafer on April 7, 2016 as Vice President/Executive Director of Contracts, Subcontracts, and Purchasing. Mark has over 30 years of experience in contract and subcontract management leadership.