Jeffers now the top man with Aitkin Growth Inc.

18 Jan 2021

Mille Lacs

Mark Jeffers is originally from the East Coast – Easton, Pennsylvania, to be exact.

But while a student at Slippery Rock University, Jeffers made a friend from northeast Minnesota – and eventually decided to move here.

“I moved here two weeks before the Halloween snowstorm of ‘91,” explained Jeffers with a laugh.

Since then, he’s been an employee with Viking Coca Cola – until now. Recently, Jeffers took over the executive director position at Aitkin Growth Inc. – the agency in the county working for economic development.

Click here to read full article from the Aitkin Age.