Mark was born and raised in Fayetteville, OH and graduated from Cincinnati Christian University in 2009 (B.A. Biblical Studies) and 2017 (M.A.R. Church History). He has been serving in ministry for six plus years. He loves preaching, teaching, worship, student ministry, painting, and any other way he can serve the Kingdom. Mark is a proud and self-proclaimed nerd who loves reading (especially Tolkien), playing strategy board/card games, playing and writing music, and being a father and husband to his beautiful girls.