C. Mark Batten

Assistant Dean of Admissions and Strategic Communications

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

Mark provides leadership in enrollment management, admissions technology, communications and marketing, and creative design. 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 over a decade and previously served in congregational ministry in North Carolina and Georgia, as a prison chaplain, and with human resources and finance for a global semiconductor service company. He also teaches introductory religion courses at Campbell University and regularly preaches at congregations across North Carolina. Mark is an avid kayaker, small-scale farmer and aspiring home chef. He and his wife, Amanda, have two daughters.