Hello, my name is Mark Thorsted.
I'm married to Shelby and we have three children, Landin(9), Carolann(7) and our new addition from Russia, Erick(4).
I'm currently serving in my 2nd four year term as a Otsego City Councilman. Before being elected to the council, I served on the Park and Recreation Commission. My term ends in December 2012.
Married to Shelby Landin Pedersen - December, 1995
Otsego City Council - 2005 - Present
Otsego Parks Commission - 2003 - 2004
Current Employer - BAE Systems since 2001
US Air Force - Captain
Kirtland AFB - Albuquerque, NM - 1999 - 2001
Wright Patterson AFB - Dayton, OH - 1996 - 1999
Minneapolis RAFB - 2001 - 2002
Masters Business Administration - New Mexico State University - Las Cruces, NM - 1994 - 1996
Reserve Officer Training Corps - 1994 - 1996
Bachelors Business Administration - New Mexico State University - Las Cruces, NM- 1990 - 1994
James Monroe High School - Fredericksburg, VA - 1990