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DL mayor and realtor switches companies

Longtime realtor and Detroit Lakes mayor Matt Brenk has taken a position with a new broker in town.

Brenk has joined the team at the Real Estate Company, owned by Lynette Conmy and Maureen Engel.

In addition to his experience as a realtor, Brenk’s background includes residential, commercial and personal lending, insurance, real estate appraising and 20 years in the retail sector.

He has been extensively involved in the community and is in his 23rd year of elected city government.  He began his second term as mayor of Detroit Lakes in 2013.

Brenk lives in Detroit Lakes with his wife, Mary, who is the advertising manager for Detroit Lakes Newspapers. They have five grown children and three grandchildren.