Gene Clark

Gene Clark is the president of Clark Food Service Equipment, a business unit of Clark Associates which is the 2nd largest distributor of food service equipment and supplies in the nation. Clark Associates has landed on Central Penn Business Journal’s “Top 50 Fastest Growing Companies” list for 9 consecutive years, most recently ranking in 5th place. Clark Food Service Equipment’s customer focus is on the nation’s most complex dining operations in segments such as healthcare, higher education, Fortune 500 companies, military, senior living and chain restaurants.


In addition to business, Gene is an avid trumpet player who performs with the Lancaster British Brass Band, Quintessentially Brass and Allegro Orchestra Lancaster. As president of the board for Allegro, Gene works to further Allegro’s mission of creating new audiences for classical music whether it be through unique events or its youth instrumental programs.


A Lancaster native and graduate of Franklin & Marshall College, Gene lives in Manheim Township with his wife Kristy and boys Mason and Liam who attend Schaeffer Elementary.