Senior Leadership Team

Mark  Sherry


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Mark Sherry is the President of Mortenson Development Inc. and Senior Vice President of M. A. Mortenson Company. In these roles, Mark oversees the Development Group, as well coordinates the work efforts of our construction company operating groups – the Milwaukee Office and Wind Operating Group – and select business service groups.

Celebrating 30 years of service, Mark has been instrumental in the growth of our company. Starting as an estimator in 1987, Mark moved to Milwaukee in 1993, and become a vice president in 2001. He returned to Minneapolis in 2015 after being promoted to senior vice president. A seasoned leader, Mark is an expert at nearly every facet of our business and is widely regarded for his skills in relationship-building, business development, design-phase management, estimating and contract negotiation.

Mark has been active in many organizations throughout his career. He is Past President and Board member of the Associated General Contractors of Greater Milwaukee, and served on the Board of the Wisconsin Technology Council, the independent, non-partisan science and technology adviser to Wisconsin's governor and the Legislature.  He was an active member of the AGC of Greater Milwaukee’s Mentor Protege Program, and was recognized with the AGC’s Skill, Integrity, Responsibility (SIR) Award in 2013.

Mark earned his degree at Dunwoody College in his hometown of Minneapolis, Minnesota, where he currently lives today. He is married, with three children and enjoys spending time with his family, golfing, snow skiing and fishing.


Mark’s portfolio of project experience spans multiple building types, service offerings, and a range of public and private customers, including:

  • Froedtert Health in Wauwatosa, WI
  • Wisconsin Institute for Discovery / Morgridge Institute for Research in Madison, WI
  • Johnson Controls in Milwaukee, WI
  • Acuity Insurance in Sheboygan, WI
  • Harley-Davidson Motor Company in Milwaukee, WI
  • Northwestern Mutual in Milwaukee, WI 

Harley-Davidson Museum
Harley-Davidson Museum Milwaukee, Wisconsin View Project
Froedtert & MCW CCC
Froedtert and the Medical College of Wisconsin Clinical Cancer Center Wauwatosa, Wisconsin View Project
Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery Madison, WI View Project