Mark Willis, a New York City native, began his formal dance training at Montclair State University, where he received his B.F.A. in Dance. In 2008, Mark had the privilege of performing with The Cadets Drum and Bugle Corps in President Barak Obama’s inauguration parade. In 2014, He has also had the pleasure of working with Douglas Dunn and Dancers, ARCOS Dance, Christina Noel and The Creature, WHITE WAVE Dance, JOIN Ensemble, among others. Mr. Willis has taught and performed all over the United States, South America, Europe, Africa and Asia. His other interests include choreographing, composing, singing, modeling and playing the trumpet. Mark is a company dancer with Limon Dance Company. He joined SPDC in 2020 and is performing the role of Poseidon in Penelope’s Odyssey.