Mark is our founding pastor. Mark began his career as a financial planner in Mansfield in 1979. After 25 years in business and 14 years as owner of Pierce Financial Planning, Mark became a pastor at Crossroads Community Church in 2004. Mark and a small core group started Church Requel in his living room in 2009. Mark and his wife, Mary Kay, are the proud parents of 4 adult children and grandparents of 9 grandchildren.
Brandi is our worship director. Brandi loves music, but also loves to teach! She has a B.S. in Education and a M.B.A. in Accounting. Brandi has played the piano since 2nd grade and has been singing since she can remember (and maybe before!) She has sung in the Y Cherub Choir, Junior High and High School choir, as well as Choral Art Society in college. She is also a huge Cleveland sports fan! Brandi and her husband Eddie love going on family vacations with their 4 children - Kailey, Paityn, Leia and Tre.