Mark R. Hogan is secretary and CEO of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC), Wisconsin’s lead economic development organization. Mark’s work experience includes almost four decades at M&I Marshall & Ilsley Bank and BMO Harris Bank. He retired in 2010 as M&I’s executive vice president and chief credit officer before signing on to serve as senior adviser to BMO Harris in 2011. Mark was appointed to his current position at WEDC by Governor Scott Walker in September 2015.
A Green Bay native, Mark earned a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Notre Dame and received his MBA from Marquette University.
Mark currently serves on the boards of the Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority (WHEDA) and Cristo Rey Jesuit High School Milwaukee, and he also is chairman of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee Finance Council. His extensive civic activity also includes having served on the boards of Children’s Hospital and Health System, Divine Savior Holy Angels High School, Marquette University High School and Mount Mary University, among many others.