District Management Group team members share the drive and skills to tackle the most complex challenges,
the commitment and tenacity to work through the complexities of implementation, and
the passion to make a difference in public education.

Mark Wiernusz

Mark Wiernusz

Managing Director

Mark brings to DMGroup a combination of strategic management consulting and leadership experience. As Managing Director, Mark leads consulting projects across several practice areas including strategic planning and human capital. In these projects, he works closely with district leadership teams to implement best practices and drive continuous improvement.

Other professional experience

  • Senior Engagement Manager for L.E.K. Consulting, a global strategic management consulting firm, managing engagements across a wide variety of industries and practice areas, including strategic planning, commercialization strategy development, and change management.
  • Captain (U.S. Army) and helicopter aviator (Pilot-In-Command) where Mark’s responsibilities included serving as training officer for a 2,000+ member aviation brigade and planning and executing joint air-to-ground urban combat operations during Operation Iraqi Freedom.


  • BS from The United States Military Academy (West Point)
  • MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania