Name: Rev. Mark Hicks, Associate Pastor
About me: I am married to Heather, and we have three sons. I have a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Carson Newman College, a Masters in Divinity from Southern Seminary, and a Masters in Mental Health Counseling from the University of Tennessee.
I have been a pastor in the Methodist church since 1999. I came to SSUMC in July of 2010. My greatest motivation in ministry is to keep learning, growing and developing as God’s creation and then share what I am learning.
What I like to do for fun and relaxation: I am a big UT Football fan.
Favorite food: Spaghetti
Favorite music: Classic Rock
Favorite vacation spot: the Beach
Biblical character I most identify with: David
Favorite Bible verse: Romans 8:1 “There is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.”
What I like best about State Street UMC: I truly believe we have something for everyone!