Mark Gaspers is senior manager of Government Operations for The Boeing Company’s southwest region, leading government relations and engagement activities in Arizona, Utah, Nevada, and Wyoming. Prior to his current position, Gaspers was a Trade Control Specialist in support of Boeing's civil space programs.
Before joining Boeing, Gaspers worked as a policy analyst for defense, homeland security, veterans, and NASA issues for the Senate Republican Policy Committee under the chairmanship of Senator Jon Kyl (R-AZ). He also served as a senior legislative assistant for Representative Lincoln Diaz-Balart (R-FL).
Gaspers earned a master's degree in national security studies from Georgetown University and a bachelor’s degree in political science from Loyola Marymount University. He currently serves as chair of the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry and immediate past chair of the Arizona Manufacturers Council. Gaspers serves as chair of Workforce Arizona Council, the state’s workforce board, as well as vice chair of the National Association of State Workforce Board Chairs. He also serves on the Arizona Aerospace Foundation Board of Trustees. Gaspers lives in Tucson, Ariz. with his wife, Dr. Mary Glas Gaspers, and their three children.