Mark Smith has been Laurel’s Senior Minister since 2007. He is a native Detroiter with degrees from Rochester College, Abilene Christian University and Lipscomb University. He has been in full-time ministry since 1975.
Mark married Robin (Gill) in 1976. Robin, an educator for over 30 years, is presently principal for Ridgeview Elementary School in Rockwood. They have two sons, Gabe and his wife Kelsie live in Seattle, Washington. Ryan and his wife April live in Rockwall, Texas, along with Mark and Robin’s only grandson, Stockton.