Husband to Lynelle, dad to my seven adult kids and grandfather of 5. I have the unique opportunity to be the President and CEO of Family Legacy. I am formerly the President at East-West Ministries International. From 1998 to 2015, I had the privilege of serving as the President and CEO of Pine Cove located in Texas. Before being called to Pine Cove in 1998, Prior to Pine Cove, I worked in the commercial real estate business for 17 years.
My wife, Lynelle, is a nationally-recognized speaker and author. She is the author of “Choose Words Choose Life”, a book about what we can do in the lives of our children to teach them truths that transform.
Lynelle and I also speak frequently at Family Life Weekend to Remember conferences throughout the United States addressing key issues in marriage.
I have a sincere passion for revival in our country and throughout the world and believe in the everlasting power of the Gospel!
I was born in The Hague, Netherlands and grew up in southern California. I graduated from the business school at The University of Southern California before moving to Texas.
Lynelle and I currently live in Dallas, Texas and are blessed with seven children ranging from college to early 30’s – Laura, Will, Joel, Mary Claire, Hannah, Daniel and Sarah Grace. We also have five grandchildren, Parker, Ben, Bess, Elah, and Holland.
Pat is currently Senior Vice President of Teamalytics (business division of the Flippen Group) and a college baseball color analyst for Fox Sports. Prior to that he spent 11 years working in the financial services industry with Morgan Stanley and 8 seasons playing professional baseball for the Philadelphia Phillies and MIllwauke Brewers. He was a member of the 1988 gold medal Olympic team and is the author of a soon to be released “More Than the Score” (October 2020). He and his wife Christina have raised three sons.
Jeff Thomas is the Founder/CEO of Archetype Wealth Partners and author of Trading Up: Moving from Success to Significance on Wall Street. After 25 years of working for the biggest names on Wall Street, Jeff and his team concluded that they could only pursue their vision by starting their own firm in 2017. Jeff and his wife Dolly are also well invested in the community, serving with a variety of non-profit organizations, ministries and foundations.
David Cook is a top sports psychology consultant, speaker, business consultant, and best-selling author on the mental advantage. He has coached world champions and MVP’s in the NBA, National Champions in the NCAA and has worked with hundreds of elite athletes from the PGA, NFL, and MLB using his principles of focus, passion, and mental toughness.
Les Csorba is a Partner with Heidrick and Struggles in Houston. Prior to that, Les served in the White House as a special assistant to the President of the United States for presidential personnel during the George H.W. Bush Administration. He also serves on the Board of Yellowstone Academy, and is the author of Trust: The One Thing that Makes or Breaks a Leader.
Terry Looper is the Founder, President and CEO of Texon LP. His passion is to mentor fellow business and nonprofit leaders. Terry is also deeply involved in the community, serves numerous non-profit organizations, and is the author of Sacred Pace: Four Steps to Hearing God and Aligning Yourself with His Will.