91st General Assembly

 Rep. Mark C. Abel, a Democrat, represents part of Jefferson County (District 103) in the Missouri House of Representatives.

Rep. Abel was elected to the House in 1998. He previously served in the House of Representatives from 1985-1991. Some of his significant legislative accomplishments include: the Access to Higher Education Act, economic development legislation and college license plates.

In addition to his legislative duties, Rep. Abel is an insurance broker and a member of the Festus-Crystal City Rotary Club and BPOE 1721. He was a recipient of the Outstanding Legislator award from the Missouri Community Colleges.

A 1968 graduate of Festus High School, Rep. Abel obtained his bachelorís degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia in 1989.

Born February 8, 1950, Rep. Abel lives in Festus with his wife Cheryl.