Mark Ronnei serves as General Manager of Grand View Lodge resort where he is responsible for the management of resort operations and represents the company in the areas of planning and permitting for new developments and projects. Ronnei has been with Grand View Lodge for 30 years and previously held management positions in sales, development, real estate, and resort operations. In 2006, Mark was named Minnesota Resorter of the Year in recognition for his contributions to the industry.
Ronnei has been actively involved in City and County steering committees, specifically those related to the resort industry and land development. A strong advocate for encouraging children to read, Ronnei founded the Enhanced Reading Foundation to provide funds for books in every classroom at the local Elementary School.
Ronnei serves on the Board for the Brainerd Community Foundation, Bridges of Hope, the Minnesota Chamber, and the Nisswa Enhanced Reading Foundation. He is also a member of the Community Budget Committee for Independent School District 181. Ronnei attended both Southwest State University and Cornell University.