A History of John Cullen and Elizabeth Carolan and their Descendants Mark Cullen was born, raised and educated in Ottawa. He has also lived in Montreal, London, Ontario and Toronto and, for the past 29 years, in Vancouver, where he resides with Barbara, his wife of 41 years. He spent most of his career in investment banking and retired in 1998 as Vice Chairman of RBC Dominion Securities. Since that time, he has been a corporate director with several leading British Columbia companies and community institutions. For more than 20 years, he has had a special interest in Providence Health Care where he is currently a director and St. Paul’s Hospital where he is a former trustee and board chair. Mark is also a member of the Advisory Board of the Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa. Mark and Barbara are proud of their two children and two grandchildren. In his spare time, Mark does genealogy research, reads, is an avid golfer, and enjoys researching and collecting 19th century Canadian watercolours.