Dr. Mark McKenna is a businessman, entrepreneur, licensed doctor, and loving husband and father. As you scan down his Twitter, you can clearly see he adorns his daughter Milana Elle. Dr. Mark McKenna and his family also have a Pomeranian named Ryder. Here is a little sneak peak into his life, career, and exciting trends that he’s into.
Dr. McKenna is from New Orleans originally. He graduated from Tulane University Medical School with his degree in medicine. Dr. Mark McKenna was an active board member for the New Orleans Industrial Development Board and the New Orleans Jazz Festival. When Hurricane Katrina hit, that all changed. Most of his businesses and financial interests were destroyed with the hurricane. Dedicated to his hometown, Mark helped build the put the city back together with the redevelopment of low to moderate income housing. After that he was looking for a new start and moved to Atlanta, Georgia.
He is licensed as a MD and MBA by the Georgia and Florida State Board of Medical Examiners in medicine and surgery. Dr. Mark McKenna started up ShapeMed and is also the Chief Executive Officer of the company. ShapeMed was sold to Life Time Fitness in 2014. Even though he sold his business he served as the National Medical Director of Life Time Fitness until 2016. One year later he founded and is also the CEO of OVME. They are located in Atlanta, Georgia. As a doctor Dr. Mark McKenna watches trends. One in particular has him excited and it’s simple, the decline of smoking in America. More people are quitting due to health reasons.
The successful doctor is not only interested in the medical field. He has an avid interest in real estate. McKenna Venture Investments is one of the boutique real estate development firm he co-owns with his father. They also invested in and launched two other businesses called Universal Mortgage Lending and Uptown Title, Inc. Both businesses offer a plethora of services and have over 50 employees. With multiple businesses, a family, and active lifestyle, Mark is always on his feet working hard.