Mark Pash received two business degrees, Bachelors and Masters, from UCLA and USC respectively. Then he served in the U.S. Army after which he received his Certified Financial Planning designation. Over the past 45 years, Mark has been very active in the financial industry helping clients with their budgets, investments, loans, income taxes, social security, and medical coverage. His extensive background brings a grounded understanding of the practical and theoretical dimensions of macroeconomics. Mark has long been active in politics, serving on various campaigns, advisory committees, and running a Congressional campaign centered on monetary reform in 1996. He created the non-profit Center for Progressive Economics, authored Economic Theory of Relativity (1999), Creating a 21st Century Win-Win Economy: The Problems and the Solutions (2017), and co-authored How We Pay for a Better World (2019). Mark believes that our economic situation can only get worse without complete monetary reform.