Mike Fortenberry and his wife Lori have been married for 29 years. Their daughter Ashley Kate is 24 and married to Steven Burns, and they recently welcomed their new daughter, Evelyn, to the family. Their son Stephen Bradley is 22 and single.
Mike graduated from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in May of 1992. From there, Mike served in pastoral positions as well as a church planter for 16 years. For the past twelve years, Mike has served in the corporate world as a minister to many companies. Known by many as the company pastor, he is a missionary, evangelist and servant for employees across many walks of life.
Mike accepted the call to be senior pastor at Parkview Baptist Church on 8 December 2019. He starts his new position at the beginning of January 2020.