Mark Perry

Mark Perry

Mark Perry on Jan. 1 will become the new chairman of the Segerstrom Center for the Arts board of directors, succeeding John Ginger.

Perry, executive vice chairman for global commercial banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, has been a member of the center’s board since 2011 in several roles. He and his wife Carol recently chaired the center’s 44th annual Candlelight Concert.

Ginger is chief executive at Riverside-based J. Ginger Masonry LP, one of the largest masonry contractors in the western U.S.

Both Perry and Ginger are on the Business Journal’s OC 500.