Mark Few is a well-established and popular American college basketball coach. He has been working as the head coach at Gonzaga University of the men’s basketball team since 1999. You will be surprised to know that he has been working as the head coach and taught all the good skills to them. Due to his long and steady career, he has also won thirteen WCC Coach of the Year. If you want to know more about this talented coach keep reading the details below.
Bio and Early Life
Mark Few was born on December 27, 1962, in Creswell, Oregon. He is the only child born to his parents Norm Few. Mark has revealed that he had a lonely childhood and wanted to make a lot of friends to kill boredom. His father was a Presbyterian pastor but not much is revealed about her mother in the media. After graduating from Creswell High School he got admission to the University of Oregon. As he was a bright student he gave a lot of importance to his studies too. He is 58 years old currently and has been serving as a great coach to various teams.
Personal Life and relationships
Mark got married to his long-time girlfriend Marcy Laca. He is a father of four children and the couple is leading a happy life. The beautiful couple had a private wedding ceremony where only close friends and family were invited. His father Norm attended the wedding as pastor. Mark is a dedicated husband and a devoted father. His family and children are often seen at all of his matches. When he is away for work his wife takes care of their children very well. They all love to spend quality time together and he shares his family pictures on social media often.
Mark started his career much before completing his graduate degree. In 1983 he started working as an assistant coach for Creswell High School. Gonzaga Bulldogs hired him to work as their assistant coach and they gained a lot of success. In 1989 he started working with the team and has been going strong since then. As his track record was high he was soon promoted to the head coach of the team. He has been working with the team since then. Mark was named the National Coach of the Year in 2016-17. In 2017 he made another record and become the 3rd fastest coach to reach 500 wins in NCAA Division I history.
The total net worth of Mark happens to be around $12 million. His yearly salary has been $1.8 million and has the ability to achieve some of the biggest milestones. He is one of the best head coaches that the teams can have in this day and age. His teams can learn a lot from him and keeping reaching a high level of success. Mark has always maintained a clean image professionally and has a sorted personal life too.