Mark has been a Christian and Missionary Alliance pastor since 1979. He has been a church planter and has begun and pastored churches in Montana, Oklahoma, New Mexico and now Mesquite. His wife's name is Lucy and she is a schoolteacher. She currently teaches fifth grade at J. L. Bowler Elementary School in Bunkerville. They have two grown children Amie and Matt who are married and both live in Oklahoma. Both young couples are expecting so Mark and Lucy will be grandparents soon!