Mark is originally from Huntsville, Alabama. He holds a Master of Divinity from Covenant Theological Seminary. He has been in the ministry for eighteen years, serving as a youth pastor for 6 years and then as senior pastor at Maryville Evangelical Church (PCA) for the last 12.
Mark’s passion in ministry is communicating the grace of God to people who are seeking a relationship with Jesus Christ. He feels called to help provide a clear vision for the church through the sufficiency and power of God’s Word.
Mark and his wife, Stephanie, met during their undergraduate days at Mississippi College. Stephanie is from Jackson, MS, and she has a background in teaching. Mark and Stephanie have been blessed with 4 children–twelve-year old triplets, Caleb, Jacob, and Katherine, and ten-year old David. They love to spend time together hiking and camping outdoors as a family.