Mr. Cisterna is a graduate of Arizona State University and has a Master's Degree in Educational Leadership.  Mr. Cisterna comes to Maricopa after 17 years in the Gilbert Public School System.  He started in the Gilbert District as an Assistant Principal and Athletics Director at Gilbert High, and then spent the last 12 years in the district as the District Director of Athletics.

Mr. Cisterna's wife is a retired Special Education teacher and is now a full-time baby sitter to their first grandson Brady.  His daughter is a 6th grade teacher in Gilbert and his son is an Assistant Baseball Coach at  Grand Canyon University.

Mark Cisterna

District Athletic Director

(520) 568-8100 ext. 4009