Mark Lawrie With overall responsibility for operational management, governance and strategic organisational development, Mark leads the Senior Management Team to ensure StreetGames is recognised as a well-run and effective charity. His role also involves making sure the needs of sponsors and funders are met in respect to the growth of sport in disadvantaged areas. Mark originally qualified and worked as a primary school teacher. He moved into sports development in 1999, working for Reading Borough Council. Mark has over 15 years of experience of leadership and management in the sports and education sectors and was the founding Chief Executive of Get Berkshire Active, the new Berkshire County Sports Partnership established in 2011.