Mark began working at Living Water Church in 1999 as the Youth Pastor. Since then, he has served in various leadership roles including Worship Leader and Organizational Development. In 2011, he became the the Lead Pastor. Under his leadership, the church became a multisite church with a campus in Dalton (since 1986) and Massillon (2014).
Mark has an amazing wife, Deb, and two beautiful children, Allison and Grady. He loves anything that gets him outside and in the woods.
Next Gen Coordinator
Robbie is passionate about meeting children and students where they are at and helping them take their next step to know Jesus better. He is responsible for the implementation and oversight of our efforts to impact the lives of kids and students at the Massillon campus. All of our programming for LW Kids and Epic Students at that campus operate through Robbie and his teams.
John is passionate about encouraging people to realize and reach their full potential in Christ. As the Discipleship Pastor, he helps people take their next steps in their walk with God. He oversees adult ministry discipleship classes, small groups, and men's and women's ministry events.
Director of Worship
Phil is passionate about creating environments where people can come to experience the wonder and love of God. He oversees our Sunday experiences by making sure our services run smoothly on our campuses. He also oversees our social media presence so smile if you see him taking your photo.
Next Gen Pastor
Jason is passionate about helping kids and teens discover the incredible adventure that comes with a relationship with Christ. He oversees the spiritual development and discipleship of all our kids & students. You will find Jason investing the majority of his time as the youth pastor of Epic Student ministry.
Jen is passionate about seeing people's lives changed by Jesus Christ. Her desire is to creatively use different medias to spread Christ's message of love and redemption. Jen oversees the communication pieces and assists the staff in communicating for their ministry areas.
Director of Operations
Deb is passionate about helping people know that they are loved by God. She oversees finances, connection, and a lot of other stuff.
Dan is passionate about connecting with people and cares deeply for others. He serves as one of our pastors here at Living Water and oversees LW Outreach. If you have not met Dan yet, it's just a matter of time.
Janice is passionate about helping kids discover God's truth and develop a forever friendship with Jesus. She oversees LW Kids birth through 5th grade at the Dalton Campus.
Kelly is passionate about young children, their families, and sharing with them about God's truth. She oversees LW Kids nursery-preschool, the front office, and scheduling of the facilities.
Steve is passionate about others needs and helping however possible. He oversees the maintenance and cleanliness of our campuses.
Ryan is passionate about teaching and leading worship. He oversees our Sunday experiences at the Massillon Campus.
Student Ministry Assistant
Jo is passionate about students coming to know Christ and growing in their relationship with Him. She assists by planning youth events, handling student accounts, and organizing fundraisers. She also facilitates communication between the student ministry and parents.