Mark Canale was born and raised in Marquette. He is a 1975 graduate of Marquette Senior High School, attended Northern Michigan University and graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1979 with a degree in Mortuary Science.
He has been serving on the U.P. Catholic Credit Union Board of Directors since 1995 and has been actively involved with numerous other community organizations including serving on the State of Michigan Board of Examiners in Mortuary Science, United Way of Marquette County Campaign Co-Chair, member and past board chair of the Marquette County Community Foundation, board member of U.P Children’s Bereavement Network, member and past president of the Marquette West Rotary Club, member of Marquette Council #689 Knights of Columbus and Bishop Baraga the Snowshoe Priest Assembly – Fourth Degree K of C.
In his free time, Mark takes an active interest in biking, walking and golfing. He is a member of St. Peter Cathedral in Marquette.