C. Mark Batten

Director of Creative Strategies and Admissions Operations

BA, Campbell; MDiv, Candler School of Theology, Emory

Mark oversees communications, marketing, and creative design. Additionally, he supports enrollment management, with a focus on statistics and forecasting, and manages information technology. He received a B.A. in Religion from Campbell University and M.Div. with a concentration in formation and witness from Emory University’s Candler School of Theology. Mark has worked in admissions for nearly 10 years and has served in congregational ministry (pastoral and youth), prison chaplaincy, and human resources and finance for a semiconductor service company. He also teaches introductory religion courses at Campbell University. Mark is an avid kayaker, small-scale farmer and aspiring home chef. He and his wife, Amanda, have one daughter.