Mark Sappington, RRT, has been a respiratory therapist since 1977 with over 40 years of service in all specialty areas: Critical Care Coordinator for 20 years, Neonatal Program Specialist for 7 years (1977-1999) at Morton Plant Hospital, Clearwater Fl.; Director, For Profit Tertiary Care Programs, Baycare Health Systems (1999-2004), and Manager of Cardiopulmonary Services at St. Francis/Hawaii Medical Center (2005-2012). Mark is currently a staff therapist at Castle Medical and Pali Momi Medical Center. He has been a past member of the St. Petersburg College and Kapi‘olani Community College Respiratory Care Programs Advisory Board Director. Mark has served the HSRC Board as a Delegate, 2006-2011, and as a Director, 2016-present.