Mark McSpirit has been a member of The Pride Center of New Jersey since 2012 and joined the Board of Trustees in 2013 as the Volunteer Coordinator. In 2014 Mark was elected Vice President of Operations. In 2015 he was elected to the office of President. Mark provided leadership for the Pride Center as President for two years and has continued doing so since being re-elected as Vice President of Operations in 2017.
Mark comes with a multi-store retail management background. Of the many things Mark does for the Center, he takes pride in playing a major role in the management, utilization, redesign and appearance of the facility to make for a functional and appealing place for members and visitors to meet and socialize.
In a broader role, Mark represents the Pride Center of New Jersey as part of Centers United, a group that connects all four of New Jersey’s LGBTIQ+ Centers for coordination and collaboration. Mark has a passion for the Pride Center and continues to give back to the LGBTQ+ community to help ensure that everyone that identifies will always have a place to turn to for support, friendship, and family.