Born on July 4th, 1964 to the daughter of General Motors vice chairman Oscar Lundin. A Birmingham Michigan native Mark was an artist at the age of 3 and a filmmaker by the age of 10. An Art Center College of Design (Pasadena) graduate in 1989 Mark began a career as an editorial and book cover illustrator but soon combined his creative passions for art and film in the animation industry as an art director and production designer (The Iron Giant). Mark then set out to write and direct his own work. The result was the multi-award winning live-action short Apple Jack. Mark is currently developing several film projects.