Mark Rusch is the CFO of The Proper Group, headquartered in the city of Warren. In 2007, Crain’s awarded Mark the CFO of the year. Mark established an ownership stake in Proper Mold & Engineering in 1992. The company became PME upon Mark’s ownership with partners Geoff O’Brien and Tom Ruczynski in 1996. Mark has help start the numerous entities that make-up the Proper Group today. PME reorganized as Proper Group International Inc. in 1998 and completed a second reorganization as Proper Group International LLC in 2015, by adding private equity to their corporate structure. Mark is involved with numerous organizations, serving in a variety of leadership roles: Financial Executives International (Since December 1994 & past Chapter President); Walsh College Finance Advisory Committee (2010 to present); Trustee – Grosse Pointe Shores Improvement Foundation (April 2007 to present); American Institute of CPA’s and the Michigan Association of CPA’s. He also volunteers with Our Lady Star of the Sea Parish Community, Grosse Pointe Neighborhood Club, CYO softball coach and with the Capuchin Soup Kitchen.