Senior advisor @ Ford Motor Company
Mark Higbie serves as a senior advisor to Ford Motor Company, where he provides strategic counsel to leaders in environmental sustainability, the future of mobility, and organizational culture change.Since 2004, Mark has worked with Ford to challenge cultural norms and accelerate change through unique and non-intuitive partnerships and programs. In the past three years, championed by Executive Chairman Bill Ford, Mark has built a company-wide mindfulness program that brings contemplative practices to employees in support of personal wellbeing, resilience, and inspiration.Previously, Higbie spent ten years in national politics and government as a campaign operative and political appointee in Washington DC. This was followed by a decade in Silicon Valley as a corporate communicator supporting emerging technology and venture capital firms. Mark is a former Board member of the Black Rock Arts Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing the art and culture of Burning Man to cities and communities world-wide.