Mark Harden served in the U.S. Navy for thirty years and retired as a Chief of Naval Operations Directed Master Chief. He currently works as Director of the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society in
Pensacola, FL. His passion is working on programs that support Veterans and Active Duty military personnel.
Actively engaged in the community in various capacities, Mark is the current Area President Gulf Coast for the Navy League of the United States and is the organization’s National Director. He co-founded the Pensacola Veteran Support Organization Network (PVSON) which is a clearinghouse of over 40 veteran support organizations that work together to solve local veteran and military needs. He is also a board member of the Community Veterans Engagement Board for Northwest Florida. Mark is a graduate and an active member of the Leadership Pensacola Alumni Association where he has held a variety of leadership posts.
Governor Rick Scott appointed Mark to the Veterans Florida Board of Directors in 2017.