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Mark Motamen

Vice President for Operations and Culture

Raleigh, NC

Mark Motamen is the Vice President for Operations and Culture. In this role, Mark supervises staff, manages operational functions (including finance, human resources and operations) and holds primary responsibility for culture building at MDC. Mark has over 25 years of accounting and operations experience, including eight as the senior finance executive with three different organizations. He has worked in organizations as small as four employees and spent 10 years in various accounting roles with IBM. Recently, Mark served as Interim CFO for a Brooklyn, NY nonprofit and before that spent seven years as the founding CFO for Achieving the Dream.

When not at work, Mark enjoys spending time at the North Carolina coast with his wife and three children, attending Carolina Hurricanes hockey games, and recreational swimming.

Mark has a master’s degree in Accounting from North Carolina State University; Bachelor’s Degrees in both Accounting and Business Management from North Carolina State University and holds both the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and Certified in Financial Management (CFM) designations. He recently completed the Executive Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership program at Duke University.