Mark Ruffin was born in Oklahoma City, attending Bishop John Carroll and Bishop McGuiness schools. For College, he attended Cardinal Newman in St. Louis, majoring in Business and Philosophy. Having been in the real estate business for over 30 years, he has experience in investment, development and management of most real estate types. He is a principal with Precor Ruffin Properties.
Current involvement includes several civic and catholic committees that include the Board of Appeals to the City of Oklahoma City and the Stanley Rother Shrine building committee. Recent involvement includes building and site selection projects with Catholic Charities, the Archdiocesan Hispanic Initiative and Cristo Rey.
He is a member of the Cathedral of Our Lady of Perpetual Help. He is married to Manda and has four children.