passed away on June 23, 2019. Michael was from California and member of the Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity. After attending NAU, he served in the National Guard Army Reserves as a Military Police Officer for six years. He worked with Allstate Insurance Agent and later started his own Allstate Agency in Phoenix, Arizona, which he ran for 40 years. In 1992 Michael gave the Gift of Life by donating a kidney to his brother Kelley. Michael was a father to three daughters, enjoyed golfing and was actively involved with the American Legion Post 44.
was a Phoenix Police Officer for 25 years, beginning in December 1986. While serving, Mark obtained a Masters of Exegetical Theology from Western Conservative Baptist Seminary in Portland, Oregon (1993). He also served on the executive board of the Phoenix Law Enforcement Association (PLEA) for 12 years, and as president during the last 4 years. In January 2012, Mark retired and became the Southwest Projects Coordinator for Judicial Watch (a non-profit government watchdog group based out of Washington DC) in February 2012. He's been married to Shannon Spencer, MED Education '94, for 30 years and they live in Phoenix, AZ.