Pastor Bodanza is the Senior Pastor of Tri-State Bible Baptist Church. He spent more than 23 years in the law enforcement profession before transitioning to collegiate instruction. Pastor Mark has been in the ministry for nearly 20 years; serving as a layman, teacher, Deacon, Missionary, Interim Pastor, and Pastor. He received his Master's in Religious Education from West Coast and is pursing his Doctor of Ministry in Pastor Counseling with an emphasis on Crisis Counseling and Marriage. He serves as a County Sheriff volunteer Chaplain and resides in the Northeast with his wife Jennifer of twenty years and their seven children.