Mark Schwartz - Council Member Fifth Ward

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A life-long resident of Jefferson City, Mark and his wife Danielle have two children, Jack and Anna. Mark is an avid sports fan of his children and local sports teams including the Helias Catholic Crusaders, St. Louis Cardinals and Blues, and the Kansas City Chiefs. Mark has had a 25-year career working in and around budget and appropriations at the state capital. He loves the outdoors, especially duck hunting, fishing, and searching for Native American artifacts.


  • Helias Catholic High School
  • University of Missouri Columbia, B.S. Consumer Economics
  • Lincoln University M.A. Political Science


  • Missouri Behavioral Health Council, Vice-President of Government Affairs
  • Statehouse Strategies, Government Relations
  • Schreimann, Rackers, Francka & Blunt LLC, Government Relations
  • Missouri State Senate, Chief of Staff, Senator Ryan Silvey (R-17)
  • Missouri House of Representatives, Chief of Staff, House Budget Committee Chairman Allen Icet (R-84) and Ryan Silvey (R-38)
  • Missouri House of Representatives, Appropriations Division


  • Life Member-National Rifle Association
  • Parishioner, Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
  • Knights of Columbus, #1054 Helias Council
  • Elks B.P.O.E #513
  • Board Member-Day Solutions Foundation
  • MASTERS Member

  • Public Safety
  • Infrastructure
  • Economic Development
  • City Budget