Mark Haas CMC, FIMC

President, ROM

”Leadership is the capacity to
translate vision into reality.”

— Warren Bennis


Mark helps executives build capacity and business value by improving strategy, operations and culture.

His management consulting leadership experience includes Organization Diagnostics, Business Model Renovation, Strategy Formulation, Corporate Governance, Operations Process Improvement, Performance Excellence and Client Services. As an organizational strategist and expert, he has led business transformations for clients for more than 30 years and improved operations and value through streamlined planning and disciplined execution. Mr. Haas headed value growth efforts in engineering, nonprofit, biomedical research, technology, professional and trade associations, economic development, environmental, public sector, energy, healthcare, education and biotechnology.

Mark R. Haas CMC, FIMC

Recent Projects

Recent work includes revitalizing a nonprofit human service nonprofit, advising a biotech startup, developing strategy for a clinical research network, reorganizing several NIH biomedical research centers, and merging two professional associations. In advisor, director or executive roles in nonprofits, Mr. Haas leads strategic initiatives to improve outreach, capacity, membership growth and services and social media presence.

Mark has served as Lead Examiner for the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige Program (Highest Presidential Honor in United States for Corporate Performance Excellence) for the State of Maryland. In his seven years in this role, he led groups of examiners in assessing organizations in healthcare, banking, education and manufacturing.

Facilitation, Training and Speaking

Mark facilitates high visibility sessions that range from response to nuclear terrorism and WWIV military strategy, to STEM education and business modeling, to CEO Roundtables and strategy development.

He is an international trainer, recently developing curricula and delivering training for clients in the US, Europe, Asia and Africa. His courses include Business Diagnostics, Management and Growth, Leadership and Administrative Operations.

He is a frequent speaker on key issues including business ethics, business modeling, consilient consulting and economic development.

Leadership, Recognition and Education

Mark has served in diverse leadership roles, including as past national Board Chair and CEO and current Ethics Officer of the Institute of Management Consultants USA , the certifying body and professional association for US management consultants. He currently serves as Chair of the Association for Enterprise Growth, a national nonprofit created to directly help owners of mid-market companies grow enterprise value and maximize personal wealth. Mark has served as advisor, director, and chapter president of several professional associations and business organizations, including Strategy Advisor to the American Association of Big Data Professionals.

He is a Certified Management Consultant, a Fellow of IMC USA, author, expert witness, invited speaker, author of Daily Tips for Consultantsand is listed in Who’s Who Among Emerging Leaders and Who’s Who in America.  He holds degrees in biology from Colgate University, where he was elected to the Konosioni senior honor society, and planning from Harvard University, where he was a Teaching Fellow for undergraduates and Teaching Assistant for graduate students.