A candidate for State Representative Pos. 1, Legislative District 47 in the 2010 Washington General Election
Elected Experience: Precinct Committee Officer 2006-Present
Other Professional Experience: United States Air Force (8 years) - Transport Pilot, Math Instructor USAF Academy Prep School. The Boeing Company (23 years) - Flight Training Instructor and 737, 747, 757, 767, 777, 787 Instructor Pilot, Founding Member and Current Secretary/ Treasurer of AMPA, the Union Representing the Boeing Instructor Pilots
Education: B.S. Engineering Mechanics, United States Air Force Academy
Community Service: Lake Sawyer Christian Church various activities, Bible Study Fellowship, Young Life, Prison Fellowship, Make a Difference Day, PTSA, math tutor, high school volleyball supporter, fundraising dinners, Kent Parks coach
Statement: Mark is an Air Force Academy graduate, married 31 years with two married daughters and a granddaughter, Boeing instructor pilot and 23 year Kent/Covington resident. Mark understands that raising taxes in this economy is a bad idea and will work to restore I-960 tax limitations and government transparency requirements that the legislature overturned this year.
Mark is passionate about his mission to cut wasteful state government spending, help small businesses thrive and keep big businesses like Boeing in Washington, while preserving public safety and our children's education. Mark is listening to you! Call his personal cell, 253-632-0736