Mark Fernando

Professional Track Faculty

M.A., Georgetown University

Professional Interests: 

Mark Fernando is the Director of Governance and Administration at the American Sociological Association, a scholarly association serving the sociological discipline ( Fernando manages the association’s governance practices, information technology infrastructure, and administrative areas. Formerly, Fernando was the Chief Operating Officer and Chief of Staff at the National Communication Association (NCA) where he also previously served as Senior Manager for Communications overseeing public and media relations, electronic communications, marketing, and publications.

Fernando has been an adjunct faculty member for over 10 years teaching Business and Professional Communication, Organizational Communication (undergraduate and graduate level), Interpersonal Communication, and Public Speaking.

Fernando holds a Master's degree from Georgetown University in Communication, Culture, and Technology and a Bachelor of Science in Communication Studies and Political Science from Towson University where he graduated Summa Cum Laude.