Dr. Mark McKenna is a doctor licensed in surgery and medicine of medical examiners. He’s a dedicated community servant and a patient that is fervent advocate. Dr. McKenna graduated from the illustrious Tulane University Medical School. After finishing his medical school, he started to practice medicine while launching McKenna Venture Investments. Through the years, McKenna achieved the great feat of purchasing Universal Mortgage Lending and Uptown Title, Inc. His portfolio grew to include real estate and other entrepreneurial projects.
In 2005, Hurricane Katrina ripped through New Orleans. Many of McKenna’s business pursuits were deterred. Times were difficult for everyone. He prevailed by participating in the mass rebuilding effort after the storm. In November of 2007 McKenna relocated to Atlanta, GA and Launched ShapeMed, which was sold to Life Time Fitness Inc. in 2014.
Dr. McKenna is a dedicated community servant and a patient advocate of health. He began to practice medicine with his dad while simultaneously establishing a real estate development firm. The firm grew to over 50 employees and offered real estate closing services, financing, and turnkey designing. His tenacity shows by the development of his portfolio throughout his amazing career. His excellent entrepreneurial spirit knows no bounds.
In July 2017 Dr. McKenna proudly founded OVME a customer-centric, technology based, medical cosmetic firm that is reinventing elective health care. He remains the CEO today. Dr. McKenna is wed to Gianine McKenna and their daughter’s name is Milana Elle. He has previously served as a board member of the New Orleans Jazz Festival and the New Orleans Industrial Development Board.
His inspiration for OVME originated in his many years spent in the medical field. His clinic climbed to be one of the largest in the America and he ultimately sold it to a publicly traded business. By all accounts, Dr. McKenna is a regular guy. He rises at 630, preps his daughter for school, his wife wakes and makes breakfast, and the family eats together. He showers around 8am and heads to work. When he gets home to end his day, he has dinner with his family and enjoys their company.