Mark is married to Debbie and they have two daughters and a son. They moved to Child Okeford from the Black Country (West Midlands), in 1998 and became active members of St Nicholas Church.
Mark completed three years Lay Minister training and was licensed at Salisbury Cathedral in 2004. He ministered in the Okeford Benefice till 2009, then transferred to Blandford Parish Church before returning to the Okeford Benefice in April 2018.
Mark’s main interest has always been the Church and the desire to encourage everyone to explore the Christian faith and a relationship with Jesus Christ.