Mark Germano is an adjunct professor in the Mendoza School of Business at the University of Notre Dame. He is an experienced executive who successfully leads complex organizations through periods of significant change at the national, state, and local levels. Germano has a successful track record leading senior teams, working with governing boards, and building collaborative relationships between volunteers and staff which creates consistent growth. During his career, he raised in excess of $650,000,000. Additionally, he has developed strategies with demonstrated success in venture philanthropy, and has spoken at venture capital/angel funding forums across the country. He received a Master's degree in Educational Psychology from the University of Wisconsin - Madison, and a Master's degree in Business Administration - Marketing from Roosevelt University in Chicago.