Mark Baisley

Republican for Colorado State Representative

Personal

Married 40 years to high school sweetheart, Maryann. Proud father of four and grandfather of seven.

Born in Hastings, Minnesota in 1955.

Born again in Yabucoa, Puerto Rico in 1969.

Community

Founding President of the Board, STEM School and Academy in Highlands Ranch, 2008 to 2010

Chairman of the Colorado Space Business Roundtable, 2001 - 2002

Member, Columbia College Board of Trustees, 2001 to 2015

Board Member, Littleton Public Schools Foundation, 2002 - 2006

Board Member, Community College of Aurora Foundation, 2005 - 2006

Appointed to several service committees by Colorado Governor Bill Owens, Colorado State Senator John Evans and Colorado House Minority Leader Mike May

Professional

Forty-year career in information technology in aerospace, defense, education and financial services.

Currently serves as President of engineering software firm Slipglass Inc. Former employers NASA, Hughes, Raytheon, Martin Marietta and Fluor with work assignments at Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Kennedy Space Center, Schriever Air Force Base and Republic of South Africa.

Received the 1998 Professional Achievement Award from alma mater, Columbia College

Education

Bachelor of Science degree from Columbia College with majors in Computer Information Systems and Business Administration.

Political

Vice Chairman (2009) and Chairman (2010-2013) of Douglas County Republican Party

Vice Chairman of Colorado Republican Committee, 2013-2015

Chairman of Bylaws Committee for Colorado Republican Committee, 2015-2017

Chairman of the Colorado Republican Finance Committee, 2002

Frequent guest and guest host on conservative talk radio in Denver

Published over 200 articles through Townhall.com on the defense of American founding principles

Graduated from the Republican Leadership Program in 1996

Served on the Election Reform Commission, appointed by House Minority Leader Mike May