Mark & Mechelle Wilkes

Lighthouse of the Bay Pastor

Mark and Mechelle have been members of Lighthouse of the Valley since 1995. They have a heartbeat for reaching people which has driven them to be active in outreach ministries and community service endeavors.

Their joint passion led them to the city of Oakland, California where they began a daughter church; Lighthouse of the Bay. To further his call to ministry, Mark became a licensed minister with the United Pentecostal Church International. Apart from their scheduled church services, they remain active in their community by hosting numerous events in order to attract people from all walks of life.

Mark & Mechelle have been blessed with four children throughout their ministry. Mark has also been a business owner and product manufacturer for over twelve years. Mechelle is a Licensed Vocational Nurse and Director of Staff Development. She is an author and enjoys spending free time writing. Their personal interests and acquired attributes have no doubt equipped them for reaching the City of Oakland.