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Our family has had a strong relationship with Amarillo College. Each of our kids has taken classes there, either through the Suzuki String Program, Fencing, or the Conservatory Theater.  My wife, Suzanne, and I have taken ball room dancing, and I've even learned to fall down in Aikido class.

I believe Amarillo College is one of the crown jewels of our community, but the world is changing, education is changing, students are changing, and our city's needs are changing. I want to help Amarillo College confront and embrace those changes by doing the following:

  • I will continue building AC's brand into one of nationally recognized educational success and training.
  • I will work to create different revenue models for Amarillo College that rely less on taxes and more on innovation.
  • I will keep Amarillo citizens consistently informed regarding the state of the college. You're the boss and deserve to know what's going on.
  • About Mark . . .

    Mark is the Head of Innovation at Anderson Merchandisers. He has served on the Amarillo Adult Literacy Council, the board of Wildcat Bluff Nature Center, the board of the Don Harrington Discovery Center, and is currently a member of Panhandle Twenty/20 and the Amarillo Traffic Commission.

    He has both an undergraduate and Master's degree from Texas A&M University and has studied law at the University of Texas School of Law.

    Mark and his wife, Suzanne, have lived in Amarillo for 20 years. They have three children. All five have improved their lives with classes from Amarillo College.


    This is a political advertisement paid by the Mark Nair for Amarillo Board of Regents campaign. Sunny Hodge-Campbell is my Treasurer.