Mark graduated from West Coast Baptist College in 2014 with a Bachelor’s degree in missions. In 2015 he also received his Master’s Degree in Christian Education from West Coast Baptist College.

During his years in college, Mark was able to participate in several valuable summer ministries to help equip him for the future. These ministries included counseling at the Wilds Christian Camp, traveling for a WCBC singing group, traveling as a Neighborhood Bible Time teen evangelist, and interning for several months at another Baptist church.

After graduating with his Master’s, Mark was able to spend ten months gaining valuable ministry experience through Evangelist Tom Farrell’s Advanced Ministry Training program. God used AMT to direct Mark to Mikado Baptist Church, where he was hired in August of 2016. Mark also met his future wife, Rebekah, at Mikado; and they were married in July of 2017. Mark enjoys sports, music, and photography. His life verse is II Corinthians 5:15.

He currently serves at Mikado as the children’s pastor, media director, and communications leader.