Mark Klicker is a native of Walla Walla, Washington, his family roots go as far back as 1861 when his ancestors pioneered the Walla Walla valley. Mark grew up on the family farm where he followed in his ancestor’s footsteps farming the land by growing irrigated crops, orchards, dryland wheat, cattle and timber.
Family is an important part of Mark’s life. He has been married for 33 years, has three adult children one grandson and another grandchild on the way. Mark thoroughly enjoys spending time with his growing family
Mark has farmed and worked in the agriculture industry for over 35 years. As a regional field director for the Washington Farm Bureau from 1997 until 2013 he worked with many farmers and ranchers throughout Eastern and Western Washington. Following his employment with the Farm Bureau he pursued a career in selling Farm and Ranch real estate and continued to operate one of the family farms in Walla Walla County.
Mark raised cherries on the lower Snake River until he sold the farm in 2015. He became the project coordinator for Monson Fruit Company on that same farm, converting it into a large irrigated cherry, apple and cattle operation. He now owns and operates Urban, Farm and Forest Group, a timber and forest management company.
Mark still continues to sell farm and ranch real estate with Northwest First Realtors where he uses his expertise in agriculture by selling irrigated farms, dryland ranches, rangeland and forest properties. He looks forward to continued relationships with the people in Ag/Forest and the many businesses throughout this great country as well as developing new relationships with those who want to live the American dream!