Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief works in partnership with other state conventions to help those affected by disasters. Many types of aid are offered including food, water, childcare, showers, laundry, repairs, rebuilding and more. All assistance is provided free of charge due to the gracious gifts of Alabama Baptists through the Cooperative Program.

Meet Our Staff

Mark Wakefield

Mark Wakefield headshot

State Missionary Mark Wakefield has been employed by the State Board of Missions since February 2013 and is currently an associate in the office of Global Mission serving as the Disaster Relief and Chaplaincy Ministries Strategist.

Mark and his wife Debbie are members at First Baptist, Prattville. They have one daughter, one son-in-law and one granddaughter.