Mark Culpepper moved to the Boyd area in 1986 living approximately 3 miles north of Boyd.
After graduation from Tarleton State University in 1980, he taught Vocational Agriculture in Wylie Texas from 1980-1986. He started a family run Technology business in 1986- Data Tech Specialist. In his career he has worked for Hughes Technical Services, Clover Technologies, Fisk Technologies, CEC Technology Group up to his current position with Telios MEPT Engineering and Consulting. He hold the professional certification of Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD) since 1995
He served on the Boyd ISD School Board for 3 years and the Wise County Youth Fair Board for 25 years.
He has been married since 1980 to his wife Diane and they have two children and four granddaughters.
Mark and Diane moved into Boyd city limits in November of 2011 and he was elected to City Council in 2013 and is currently Mayor Pro-Tem.