Marc Lau came to New Hope as the music director April 4, 1999. Prior to his arrival at New Hope OKC, Marc served as the music director at Mustang United Methodist Church. Marc is married to Melissa and they have two cats, Baez and Sara.
Marc Lau is a graduate of Southwestern Oklahoma State University where he earned both his Bachelor of Music Education (Vocal/Piano Emphasis) and Master of Music degrees. Marc is currently in his 14th year serving as a music educator for Piedmont Public Schools. Melissa Lau is also a graduate of Southwestern Oklahoma State University. Melissa is a 4th grade teacher at Piedmont Elementary. She has also taught music at Parkland Elementary (Yukon), Rose Witcher Elementary (El Reno), Stone Ridge Elementary (Piedmont), Piedmont Elementary and Piedmont Primary.
Marc is a New Orleans Saints fan whose interests include fantasy football and listening to and playing a wide variety of musical styles. Melissa enjoys playing acoustic guitar, working out at the gym and running marathons. In addition to making music, they enjoy cooking Cajun and Creole cuisine together.