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Mark Copestake

Director of Enrollment Management and Financial Aid, Latin School of Chicago (IL)

Mark CopestakeDirector of Enrollment Management and Financial Aid, Latin School of Chicago (IL)

Mark Copestake joined Latin as the director of enrollment management and financial aid in July 2018. In this role, Mark oversees all matters pertaining to enrollment, recruitment, retention and need-based financial aid. Prior to Latin, Mark served as the assistant dean of admission and the assistant dean of pluralism and multicultural affairs at Lake Forest Academy. Originally from England, Mark moved to the US in 2015. He previously worked in admissions and strategic leadership roles at the University of Cambridge, University College London and at the Social Mobility Foundation. Mark is a graduate of the University of Cambridge and recently completed the University of Southern California's Leadership in Enrollment Management program.