Executive Vice President
Mark Geis is an expert in U.S. Navy and Marine Corps operations, organizational analyses, operational logistics, operations research, real-world operations analysis and program management.
Geis has more than 29 years of experience at CNA. He began his career in 1987, serving as a Research Analyst in CNA's Support Planning and Management Division. In the 1990s, he was a CNA Field Representative and in 1997 was named Director of the Marine Corps Operations Team in CNA's Operations Evaluation Group (OEG). From 2000 to 2005, Geis served as Director of the Naval Operations & Support Team in CNA's Integrated Support and Operations Division. From 2005 to 2015, he served as Vice President and Director of CNA's Marine Corps Program, and from 2010 to 2015 he was also Vice President and Director of OEG.
Geis received the Desert Shield/Desert Storm Southwest Asia Civilian Service Medal in 1991 for his work in support of II Marine Expeditionary Force and the Navy Meritorious Civilian Service Award in 1994 for his work in support of the U.S. Marine Corps Forces, Pacific, as the command's Field Representative from 1992 through 1994. He also received the 1996 CNA Board of Trustees Award for his work as chairman of CNA's Employee Advisory Council as well as the 2004 CNA Board of Trustees Award for his oversight of the Marine Corps Operations Iraqi Freedom reconstruction and analysis effort.
He is a 1984 graduate of Bethel College, where he earned a B.S. in Mathematics. He also holds an M.S. in Mathematics from the University of Oklahoma.