Mark Franz enters his second year at Pfeiffer and fifth year as a swimming coach.
Franz has previously coached the Lake Park Marlins, YOTA (YMCA of the Triangle Area), North Mecklenburg Aquatic Devils (NOMAD), Highland Creek Hurricanes, and the Wood Valley otters. He is a Certified Coach by the American Swimming Coaches Association and the USA Swimming Association. Marc has been swimming since he was eight years old and swam at Pfeiffer for four years. Franz held various relay records during his time as a Falcon.
Franz graduated Pfeiffer with a degree in Exercise Science.