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Republican Conservative Candidate Mark Anderson
- Age: 56
- Residence: Lake Shore, MN
- Occupation: Pilot, Businessman
- Family: Wife Barb; Children Erik, Ryan, Meghan, Hanna
- Church: Living Savior Lutheran

Political Experience:
- Elected to Minnesota House of Representatives 2012
- Senator Don Anderson Campaign Volunteer 1980, 1982, 1986, 1990
- Republican National Convention Youth Delegate 1980
- Senate District 4 Alternate Delegate 1992
- Hennepin County Sheriff Campaign Volunteer 1994

Political Endorsements
- Minnesota Chamber of Commerce
- National Federation of Independent Business
- Minnesota Farm Bureau
- Minnesota Concerned Citizens for Life (MCCL)
- Choice in Minnesota Healthcare
- National Rifle Association (NRA)

Education
- Wadena High School Graduate
- University of North Dakota: B.S. in Airway Science - Aircraft Systems Management

Business Experience - Present
- Business Aviation: Contract Corporate Pilot/Flight Department Manager
- Business Entrepreneur: Startup Microbrewery

Business Experience - Past
- Business Entrepreneur: Restaurant/Nightclub Owner
- Financial Services: Investment Counselor

Organizations and Associations - Past and Present:
- American Legion Post 627, Member
- National Rifle Association, Lifetime Member
- Lakeshore Conservation Club, Member
- Minnesota Deer Hunters Association, Member
- Ducks Unlimited, State Capitol Chapter Former Committee Member
- Minnesota Farm Bureau, Member
- Minnesota United Snowmobile Association, Member
- US Marine Corp Reserves Toys For Tots, Volunteer Pilot
- Operation Interdependence, Volunteer Pilot
- National Aeronautic Association, Member
- National Business Aviation Association, Member
- Minnesota Business Aviation, Member
- Minnesota Seaplane Pilots Association, Member, Former Director
- Minnesota Civil Air Patrol, Legislative Member
- US Hang Glider & Paraglider Association, Member
- Experimental Aircraft Association, Member
- Nisswa Toys For Kids, Volunteer

Recreational Activities:
- Hunter
- Fisherman
- Water Skier
- Snow Skier
- Scuba Diver
- Hang Gliding
- Martial Arts

Personal Achievements:
- Karate 1st Degree Black Belt
- U.S. National Aviation Record Holder (Listed in the book:
U.S. And World Aviation & Space Records)
- 747 Simulator Instructor for Northwest Airlines Wings Program (weekend public seminars for people with extreme anxieties toward flying)







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