Mark Howe was born and raised in Colorado. He moved to California to attend California Lutheran University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Sciences degree in Accounting. Mark began his career with the Ventura County Probation Agency (VCPA) in 2018. He has served as Chair of the VCPA Strategic Plan and is on the Executive Committee of the California Probation Business Managers Association.
Prior to joining VCPA, Mark worked at Ernst & Young where he earned his certification as a Certified Public Accountant and spent 17 years at the Motion Picture Association of America.