Mark Hagerhjelm

Missions, Ministry, & Senior Adults


Mark serves as the Missions, Ministry, and Senior Adult Pastor at First Baptist Haughton and has been on staff since 2010.  He and his wife, Sherri, have been married since 1991. Sherri is a Registered Nurse and Critical Care Educator at Willis-Knighton North. Their oldest daughter, Hannah, is studying to be an ultrasound tech, and her husband, Ben, is a chemical engineer. They live in Ruston with their dog, Simon. Their youngest daughter, Abigail, is a second-grade teacher at Haughton Elementary School, and her husband, Jordan, is the Elementary Director at Simsboro School. They live in Minden with their dog, Lola, and cat, Rita.

Mark earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Louisiana Tech University in 1993.  He has previously worked as a manager and general manager for AMC Theatres and as an auditor and indirect account executive for Sprint.

Mark enjoys mission trips, traveling for fun, spending time with family, and attending sporting events.