About the Author

Toubin.MA 1985 graduate of Emory University and 1988 recipient of a JD from the University of Texas School of Law, Mark Toubin practiced civil litigation for eleven years and participated in federal, state and local politics before joining the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (“AIPAC”) as its Southwest Regional Director from 1999 to early 2008. Currently, Mark runs his own consulting practice, ConneXion Management Consulting, LLC , focusing on public affairs, communications, politics, & non-profit. Beginning on April 17, 2014, Toubin will host a radio version of his blog on Voice America. Between the Synapse will air Thursday’s at 1 p.m. ET, noon CT. Married with two children and a very lovable dog, Mark enjoys tennis, travel, sports, movies and long, quiet walks on the beach with flightless waterfowl.