Mario Pile grew up in Sacramento, California with his parents, seven sisters and two brothers. After graduating from Foothill High School, Mario attended Colorado Technical University where he earned a degree in Criminal Justice. He joined the Air Force in 2002, which eventually brought him to Idaho in the summer of 2006. He has served a total of 18 years in the military; six years active duty and twelve years in the Idaho Air National Guard, for which he is currently serving. He works at Boise State University as an Assistant Director of Development in University Advancement. Mario is happy to have made the Treasure Valley his home and truly enjoys being part of assisting in the creation and future of our youth for a better tomorrow.