Mark Lancaster earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Percussion Performance from the University of South Florida, and a Master of Church Music degree with an emphasis in choral conducting from Gateway Seminary in Mill Valley, CA.
Mark has 35 years of experience as a Worship Leader, directing choirs, ensembles, orchestras, praise teams and bands. He has served in churches in Florida, California, Virginia and Tennessee. He currently serves as Minister of Music at Trinity Baptist Church in Hendersonville.
Mark’s teaching experience began in 2005 as the choral director for the Renaissance Music Program at Bethel University. Since 2007, Mark has taught Voice, Percussion, and Conducting at Welch College. He also serves as the Choral Union Director and conducts Christmas Masterworks and Spring Musical productions each year.
Mark has lived in Mt. Juliet for over 20 years with his wife Jackie, and their two children.