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Huizenga, Mark (R)

State Representative District 74
Office: N1093 HOB
Term: First
Phone: (517) 373-8900
Email: MarkHuizenga@house.mi.gov
Home Address: Walker, MI
Website: http://gophouse.org/representatives/westmi/huizenga/
Seat Number: 15
Standing Committees: Appropriations
Subcommittees: General Government(C), Health and Human Services, Higher Education & Community Colleges, School Aid/Department of Education
(C) = Chair, (VC) = Vice Chair

BB - Binsfeld Building,  BT - Boji Tower,  CB - Capitol Building,  HOB - House Office Building  


POLITICAL CAREER

Rep. Huizenga was first elected to the House on Nov. 6, 2018 when he defeated Democrat Meagan CARR by securing 60.4 percent of the vote. 

Huizenga was unopposed in the August primary.

He has been involved in the city of Walker in varying capacities, including service on the Planning Commission from 2005-11, city commission from 2011-13 and mayor from 2013-18.

WORK EXPERIENCE

He owns a consulting firm and has more than 15 years of management consulting expertise.

He previously held senior management roles with Spectrum Health, Health Development International and ProCare Systems as well as other health care organizations. 

He also has been an adjunct instructor at Grand Valley State University.

To read MIRS biography of Rep. Huizenga, click here.

EDUCATION

He has a bachelor's degree in business administration from Calvin College and a master's degree in management from Aquinas College.

PERSONAL

He and his wife Kris have three children.

LEAD STAFF PERSON:

Zachary Sikkema
Cell Phone: (616) 550-5202
zsikkema@house.mi.gov

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