Mark Edward Searle (January 5, 1958 - February 28, 2013) was a Napoleonic wargame designer from from Freeville, New York. He was the developer of the Eagles of the Empires series along with Brien J. Miller and Aaron J. Monroe.
Born in Syracuse, New York, Searle worked as a systems engineer and was a history buff and a volunteer at local animal shelters. He became interested in military wargames around the age of 14.
His obituary states, "there isn't a war ship in history that he couldn't identify."