District 2: Charlevoix and Cheboygan counties

Great Lakes Energy is an electric cooperative, which is a democratic organization controlled by a board of directors. The board is made up of members who actively participate in setting policies and making decisions, and are chosen by YOU— our members.

Qualifications and experience:

  • Elected to his first three-year term on Aug. 1, 2006, serving more than 15 years on the GLE board of directors.
  • Vice chair of Truestream board of directors.
  • Director, Wolverine Power Cooperative board of directors.
  • Fully accredited and director gold status, Mark has completed the highest level of classes offered by the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA).
  • Past vice chair and chair of GLE board and past chair of the Truestream board.
  • Over 25 years of business management experience.


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