Dr. Mark McKenna is licensed as a medical doctor in Surgery and Medicine by the Giorgia and Florida State Board of Medical Examiners. He is well known as a patient advocate and community servant. He graduated from Tulane University Medical School and later joined his father in the medical profession.
He Launched McKenna Venture Investments while practicing medicine. It was a boutique real estate development firm that that soon acquired and launched the Universal Mortgage Lending and Uptown Title, Inc. By bad fortune, the company experienced heavy losses in 2005 as a result of the effects of Hurricane Katrina. However, this did not stop Mark McKenna from rebuilding low-moderate income housing in New Orleans.
He relocated his business to Atlanta in 2007 where he launched ShapeMed, wellness, and aesthetic based medical firm. The firm was, nonetheless, sold to Life Time Fitness Inc in 2014. He served as the National Medical Director for the company until 2016. McKenna is also the founder and Chief Executive Officer of OVME, a consumer-facing, technology-enabled, pharmaceutical aesthetic firm.
He is married and has one daughter. He is currently serving as a member of the Entrepreneurs Organization. He has also served as a board member of the New Orleans Jazz Festival and the New Orleans Industrial Development board. He is a passionate medical doctor whose medical work in OVME was inspired by over a decade of experience. He is credited for having built one of the most significant medical aesthetics company in America. He ultimately sold the company to a publicly traded company.
He believes in setting goals for himself through the process of visualization and meditation. He views that success comes as a result of setting high goals. He is an avid reader who believes that his liking for reading makes him more productive as an entrepreneur. His main wish for the American society is to see an America where the habit of smoking is put in check. He is significantly perturbed by the myriad of health conditions which are caused by smoking. His most significant role models are personalities such as Barack Obama, Michael Bloomberg, and Elon Musk.