Mark Gold is an economist and finance professional with over thirty years of professional experience. He has been active in Zionist activities for most of his life. As a teen, he was involved in Habonim. Upon moving to New York Mark became active with, and ultimately served as President of Americans for Progressive Israel, the American Zionist Movement affiliate associated with Hashomer Hatzair, the Kibbutz Artzi Federation, and the World Union of Mapam.
The organization was a for-runner to Partners for Progressive Israel, for which Mark currently serves as Board Member and Treasurer. In connection with these activities, Mark has served as Secretary to the AZM and has been a representative to the Zionist General Council of the World Zionist Organization.