Mark Rufledt was born 5/28/1960 in Bloomer, Wisconsin. He graduated with honors from Bloomer High School & received a degree in computer science, accounting and mathematics from Eau Claire, WI. He then went on to work as a computer programmer and hardware systems engineer for AC Nielson Marketing Research & Wisconsin Public Service. His career path changed when he took a job as a Mortgage Loan Originator in 1996 with Five-Star Mortgage & First Rate Mortgage to finance home loans. He moved on in 2006 with 5 partners to become a founding member of Cornerstone Mortgage. They have since built Cornerstone into the largest mortgage broker/banker in Wisconsin. Mark currently operates his business from offices in De Pere & Green Bay. He is married with 3 children and 3 grandchildren. He enjoys hunting, golfing and family time.