Mark Holman joined Ceres as Director of Development in 2017 with a focus on individual leadership giving (Ceres 1000), major gifts, and new donor development. He brings to this role over 20 years of experience in university and nonprofit advancement and 10 years as a fundraising and marketing consultant. Prior affiliations include the University of Minnesota, Graduate Theological Union, U.C. Berkeley, Penn State, YMCA, and Mass Audubon.

A native Chicagoan, Mark is a lifelong Cubs fan but also a proud denizen of Red Sox Nation. He holds a B.A. from Claremont McKenna College and graduate degrees from the Pacific School of Religion and U.C. Berkeley.