Mark Affleck

Mark is the founder of the Love God Fear Nothing ministry which helps Christians overcome fear, love God, and commit to lifelong spiritual growth. Launched in 2016, the ministry‚Äôs online platform has grown from 1268 to 1.4 Million followers. His book–7 Steps to Activate Your Faith: How Christians Can Love God More, Fear Less, and Grow Spiritually–will be published in 2022. From 2008 to 2012, Mark was Executive Director of the Global Missions PEACE Plan founded by Pastor Rick Warren at Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, California. Prior to joining Saddleback in 2008, Mark was President & CEO of California Avocados for 20 years. He was the architect of sweeping transformation that produced record revenues–while CEO, the U.S. Avocado Category skyrocketed from $90 million to $1 billion in annual sales. Mark earned degrees from Pepperdine University, MBA and California State University, BA Journalism. He completed full course work at Rockbridge Seminary for a Master of Ministry Leadership degree (Capstone Graduation Pending). Mark also completed the following certification programs: Stanford University, Organizational Change; Harvard University, Persuasive Communication (2001); University of Southern California USC, Business Management.