Mark Johnsrud

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Mark Johnsrud
40th Mayor of La Crosse, WI
In office
April 19, 2005 – April 21, 2009
Preceded by John Medinger
Succeeded by Mathias Harter
Personal details
Occupation politician, government administrator

Mark Johnsrud is an American politician who has served in elected and administrative positions in the state of Wisconsin.

Political career[edit]

Johnsrud was a member of the La Crosse City Council from 1997 to 2005, and was its president from 2001 to 2005. He was a member of the La Crosse County Board of Supervisors from 1998 to 2005.[1]

In 2005 he was elected mayor of La Crosse, Wisconsin with 52 percent of the vote, besting Deke Swanson after two-term mayor John Medinger retired.[2] Johnsrud's tenure ended after one term in office when he came in fifth in the mayoral primary in 2009.[citation needed]

Johnsrud became the village administrator for the village of Johnson Creek, Wisconsin in April, 2009.[3] His contract was terminated by the village board of trustees in May, 2016.[1]