Certified UDCP, CR
As our President, Mark is responsible for ensuring the core values and mission of Strobel Design Build are upheld in everything we do. From project conception to post-project follow-up, Mark works closely with our clients and staff. Following in the footsteps of our founder, Mark values the importance of community involvement and education. He is on the Board of Directors for NARI and serves as Chairman of the Education Committee. Mark also has been with Habitat for Humanity for 3 years, first as their Construction Director, then as a Board Member and Construction Committee Chairman, and now as Chairman of the Board for Habitat for Humanity Hillsborough. Playing the piano for over 25 years, he is active in many local music societies and the Florida Orchestra.
Mark completed his BA degree at SUNY Buffalo as a full-time student while working part-time as a carpenter, using the skills he learned from working with his father. He completed his Master’s Degree in Aging and Neuroscience at USF College of Medicine. After working in research labs at USF Center of Excellence in Aging and Brain Repair and the Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute, he found his calling to use his construction upbringing and medical knowledge to help others. At 28 years old, Mark scored in the 99th percentile for the State of Florida Certified Building Contractors licensing exam and became a licensed contractor. His background makes Strobel Design Build the area’s most qualified Universal Design firm. Mark’s strong academic background, lifelong Construction experience, and public service help us continue our reputation of excellence.