Mark Stamey lives in Anderson. His "other job" is practicing dentistry in Pendleton, SC. Mark is a graduate of Presbyterian College and Medical College of SC He completed the Upstate Master Naturalist Program in 2019. He has been visiting Lake Jocassee since moving to the area in 1993 and considers it one of his favorite places on earth (along with Edisto, SC and St. John USVI) He loves sharing his fascination with the Lake and the Gorges with visitors from nearby and far off. Along with his love of the natural world Mark loves bicycling and bicycle travel, hiking, paddling and gardening. He and his wife have one son who a Clemson graduate in Conservation biology.