Mark was born and raised in Springfield, Missouri, and Anne grew up in Los Altos, California. They met during college and decided to get married the day after graduation. They have been married for 18 years and have three amazing children; Drew (14), Ben (12) and Claire (9). Mark has a Bachelor’s degree in Speech Communication and is a Registered Nurse. Anne has a Master’s degree in Speech Language Pathology. Mark has worked in the medical field as well as in human resources; focusing on staff development and creating healthy organizational environments. The Magers lived oversees in North Africa from 2004 – 2008. They have a heart for hospitality and look forward to caring for those who come through The Haven.