Founder of Evangelhouse Bachelor of Arts – Southeastern Louisiana University Master of Social Work – Tulane University Licensed Clinical Social Worker – State of Louisiana Established Evangelhouse October, 1999. Mark has a passion for serving teens and their families. His background includes leading psychiatric acute care, substance abuse rehabilitation, juvenile justice and outpatient family therapy interventions. In 1999 he established Evangelhouse and designed the holistic Lifeleaf treatment model which he currently oversees in his role as Executive Director. Mark leads the talented Evangelhouse team to serve families with clinical excellence in an inspirational Christian environment. Outside of his role at Evangelhouse, Mark is known as a private-treatment industry expert, author, teen career advisor and therapeutic consultant. Above all Mark loves to walk with families through a process of change to see their teen thrive, and he has done so with hundreds of clients over his 25-year professional career. To learn more about Mark and the establishment of Evangelhouse, visit our backstory page.