Mark Gwyne was born in McMinnville, Tennessee. While I don’t know the month from what I’ve been able to find out, the year was 1963. He graduated from Middle Tennessee State University earning a bachelor’s degree. He continued his education attending he Tennessee State University earning a master’s degree.
He started his career with the McMinnville Police Department in 1985. In 1988, he joined the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) as a Special Agent. He worked his way through the ranks being promoted to Executive Officer in 1996. By 2001, he was the Assistant Director in charge of the Forensic Services. He attended the 33rd session of the FBI’s national Executive Institute. He retired in 2018.
What you may not know about Mark is that he was the eighth director in the agency’s history and the first African American to serve in that capacity.
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