Mark L. Hoffman

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Assistant Secretary of the Maryland Department of Natural Resources


Mark Hoffman was appointed DNR’s Assistant Secretary for Mission Support in August 2013. An expert in administration and finance, Mark has more than 28 years experience in the field.

Mark has worked at the Maryland Department of Natural Resources since 1985, serving initially as a Chief of Data Processing, and later as Associate Director of Administration for the Wildlife and Heritage Service. In 2007, he was promoted to Director of Finance and Administrative Services for all of DNR.

Mark holds a Masters of Science Degree in Natural Resource Management from the University of Florida, and a Bachelors Degree in Biological Sciences from Cornell University.

Mark lives in Sykesville.