Mark was born in Seattle Washington and moved to Idaho Falls, Idaho at the age of four where he was raised with his five siblings. Here he attended all secondary schools and graduated from Skyline High School.
After graduation, Mark worked in Seattle for a year then returned to Idaho and enrolled at the University of Idaho where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Forestry Wildlife and Range Sciences. Southeast Idaho and Teton Valley in particular always held an attraction mainly because of the outdoor beauty and recreational lifestyle.
His daughter Claire graduated from Boise State University and has just accepted a full time third grade teaching position at Driggs elementary. She is currently building her first home in Driggs and makes her dad so proud !! I couldnt have ever hoped for a better child “and shes living in my town” !!
His employment included the U. S. Forest Service fire fighting, guiding fly fishermen for 20 years at Teton Valley Lodge, Grand Targhee Ski and Summer Resort, Wildernest Sports and Teton Village Sports where he still works part time in the hardgoods dept selling skis and boots and crafting one of the best ski boot footbeds made.
Mark Thompson Real Estate
Mark decided to become involved in Teton Valley and Jackson Wyomings active real estate markets where he has been providing buyers and sellers with quality service and representation for the past twelve years.
Mark has a passion for the outdoor lifestyle and loves the incredible skiing, snowboarding, fishing and hiking that Teton Valley/Jackson Wyoming and the surrounding area have to offer. After living here for 28 years, Mark knows the valley completely and has numerous friends and acquaintances from both the Idaho and Wyoming sides of the Tetons.