Brenda Watt is a Master’s prepared Registered Nurse who works as Nurse Educator in the Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit at the University of MS Medical Center. She is a native of Greenwood, MS who graduated from Greenwood High School and also received an undergrad degree from MS Delta Community College. She then received her Bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of MS Medical School of Nursing in 1991 and later her Master’s degree in nursing in 2016. She is a proud member of The Bridge Church and has served as a weekly volunteer for Bridge Builders since it started. She has dedicated her life to caring for those who are ill and continues to serve in the community to help to positively impact young people.Mark is married to the love of his life Laura Pentecost, a division director in state government at the MS Department of ITS. They live in Ridgeland, MS and are adjusting to their empty nest as daughter Meg is off to college at the University of Mississippi as a classical studies major. Having recently raised a teen, and considering himself a grateful recipient of the benefits of education in school, mentorship in business, and leadership training in the military, Mark has a heart for the youth and a passion for sharing his life experience lessons with young people. He serves on the Board of Directors of Bridge Builders with a volunteer’s spirit and a servant’s heart.