Meet the cenexpert®

Mark Vanderlinde

Mark Vanderlinde

Mark has a penchant for developing business-changing campaigns, grounded in strategy and analytics. With more than seven years of marketing experience at two of the ‘Top 25’ Minneapolis/St. Paul integrated agencies, Mark brings a diverse skill set to the CHS Energy team— where he’s helped to bolster consumer marketing efforts since 2017.


Mark specializes in developing integrated marketing communications campaigns by cultivating strong relationships between organizations and departments. His deep understanding of both the communications and agriculture industries gives him unique perspective, and the ability to share compelling and authentic stories that matter.


An avid sportsman, Mark loves spending time outdoors during fall, his favorite time of year. With his trusty companion and white lab, Otto, by his side, he chases the cool morning air and picturesque colors that surround them throughout the season.

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