Dr. Mark M. Anderson was reared in Tuscaloosa, Alabama where he attended University of Alabama for his bachelorís degree, and then UAB for Medical School.  From there he completed a Residency in Internal Medicine and Fellowship in Gastroenterology at the Medical University of South Carolina.  Dr. Anderson has been practicing Gastroenterology in Montgomery since 1988.

He is married to the former Chris Christenberry, and has three children.  Two children (Josh and Cally) are students at Samford University in Birmingham, and Austen is a student at Trinity High School in Montgomery.  The entire Anderson family is active in First Baptist Church in Montgomery.

Dr. William P. (Penn) White III is an Atlanta native and son of physician.  He earned his BS degree and subsequently went to Medical School at Emory University in Atlanta.  He then completed a Residency, and was Chief Resident in Internal Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina.  For Gastroenterology Fellowship training he went to the University of Kentucky in Lexington.  Since completing his Fellowship in 1994, he has been practicing Gastroenterology in Montgomery. 

Dr. White is married to a physician, Dr. Lori White, who is a hospitalist at Baptist Medical Center East.  They also have three children; Wesley, who is a student at LAMP; and Aden and Olivia who both attend Forest Avenue Magnet Elementary School.  The Whites are members of St. Johnís Episcopal Church in downtown Montgomery.

Dr. Nina P. Nelson-Garrett spent her formative years in Jackson, Mississippi.  She completed a double major in Molecular Biology and Classical Studies at Vanderbilt University.  Dr. Garrett went to medical school at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston.  She then completed a Residency in Internal Medicine and Fellowship in Gastroenterology at Emory University in Atlanta in 1995.  Following training Dr. Garrett practiced in Little Rock, AR, Jackson, MS and Baltimore, MD. 

Dr. Garrett is married to Rev. C.W. Garrett and they have two children.  Britany is a student at Georgia Southern University.  Donovan is attending school here in Montgomery.