Mark Hillman is a Colorado native, farmer, “recovering journalist.” Mark was elected to two terms in the Colorado State Senate, was elected to leadership posts for five of his seven years in the Senate, including both Majority Leader and Minority Leader. In June 2005, he was appointed to serve as Colorado State Treasurer.
He believes that personal responsibility, limited government and individual liberty are essential foundations of a government that respects the people.
Mark operates his family’s farm near Burlington, growing winter wheat and raising thoroughbred horses. He and his wife, Heidi, have two sons.