Mark and his family moved to Zanesville in 1986. His three children attended and graduated from the Zanesville City School system. While they were in school Mark coached the 8th grade girls’ basketball team at Grover Cleveland Middle School and the Reserve Golf team at Zanesville High. School. His wife Beth served as Cheerleading Advisor at Roosevelt Middle School and Zanesville High School. He also served as a substitute teacher until working to further his education.
Mark holds a Bachelor of Science degree, a Master of Arts degree and a Master of Divinity degree from Baptist Bible College \ Theological Seminary in Springfield, MO. He also holds a Doctor of Ministry degree from Ashland University \ Theological Seminary in Ashland, OH. He is an adjunct professor in the Grad School at Baptist Bible College. He has served as Pastor of Westwood Baptist Church since moving to Zanesville.
The City of Zanesville has been good to Mark and his family. He desires to be a point of contact for the citizens and employees of the city. Reach out to him with your ideas and concerns. As a member of City Council he looks forward to the challenge of keeping Zanesville a place that everyone can be proud of.