Mark joined Selway in 1996, and he has served as the President and Chief Executive Officer since October 2000. His work experience includes general management, tax accounting, brokerage, portfolio management, and securities analysis. Prior to joining Selway, Mark worked as a stockbroker in the Boise office of D.A. Davidson & Company from 1995-1996, and he managed Matsko Capital Management, a small private investment firm, from 1990 – 1995.
Before entering the investment business, Mark worked as a tax accountant in the Boise office of Arthur Andersen from 1981-1983, and held several positions with Coca Cola of Great Falls, Montana, including President, from 1983 until he negotiated the sale of that firm in 1986. Mark was a private investor between 1987 and the formation of Matsko Capital Management in 1990, except for a brief period as a securities analyst with Growth Stock Outlook from 1989-1990.
Mark is active in civic and social affairs in Boise. He is a former Board Member of the United Way Treasure Valley, and he is the former director of the University of Montana Alumni Association. Mark is also a member of the CFA Society Idaho.
Education, Licenses and Certifications
Mark was raised in Great Falls, Montana, and he graduated with High Honors with a B.S. in Accounting, Economics and Political Science from the University of Montana. He holds the professional designation of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), and he is a former Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
Mark enjoys spending time with his family and golfing at Crane Creek Country Club.