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Clint Harrington is a Christian, husband, father, and the founder of the WSGN. Clint also serves as Director, Global Asset Management for Digital Realty (NYSE: DLR) over Houston, Austin, Denver, Phoenix and a portion of its Dallas market. He is married to Amy Harrington, father to Hank and Hannah, and stepfather to Robby, Scotty and Molly. Clint is an active member of Memorial Drive Presbyterian Church where he currently serves on the Men’s Ministry team having previously served on the Senior Pastor Nominating Committee (sourcing Alf Halvorson) and as the Men’s Ministry Elder. In addition, he has either formed, served as speaker, or participated as a team member for MDPC DADS, Men’s Life, Next Steps, MDPC Men’s Retreat, CBGR, Dad’s Campout and Tailgate, and Men’s Core Leadership Team. He is one of the rotating teachers for Daily Bread, his adult Sunday School class. After growing up in Dallas, Texas, he earned a B.A., in Political Sociology, from UCLA and an M.B.A., in Marketing and Real Estate Finance, from Texas A&M. Clint enjoys watching Aggie or Bruin sports, fishing, hunting and spending time with Amy and the kids.
Peter Forbes joined the WSGN Board of Directors in July 2018. He serves on the Advisory Board of Loving Houston, a ministry dedicated to advancing community transformation in Greater Houston by helping churches partner with local schools, serving as Chairman from 2015 to 2017. Peter is a Board member of CanCare, a ministry dedicated to making sure no-one has to go through cancer alone, and he is President Emeritus of National Christian Foundation Houston (NCFH). Peter serves on the Executive Board and is Chairman of the Advisory Board of Houston Responds that exists to unite, empower and mobilize churches to respond to disaster and expedite recovery. Peter was the founding President of NCFH in 2007 and served in that capacity until 2014. Prior to that, he was Director of Fundraising for CityFest Houston with Luis Palau, an evangelistic festival that attracted 225,000 people. Peter immigrated to Houston from Edinburgh, Scotland, in 1975 and spent the first 28 years in business as a Financial and General Executive with both private and public companies. He is a graduate of Edinburgh University, a Scottish Chartered Accountant and was a participant in the Advanced Management Program at Harvard University. He is passionate about discipleship, reuniting the Body of Christ in Houston and encouraging others to reach for and achieve their full potential in Christ. Peter worships at Chapelwood United Methodist Church, and is married to Barbara and has three children and three grandchildren.
Sandy currently serves as the CEO for The WorkFaith Connection, helping Houston’s most disadvantaged job seekers find employment. WorkFaith has served 4,700 men and women, helping them move towards emotional, relational and financial stability once employment is obtained. On a national level, she was recognized by the Manhattan Institute in 2011 as a Social Entrepreneur of the Year and by WORLD Magazine as the 2012 national winner of the Hope Award for Effective Compassion. A graduate of the University of Houston and formerly a CPA, Sandy spent 13 years as the president of a privately held for-profit company that employed 120 people, before successfully selling the business in 2000. Sandy maintained her passion for giving people an opportunity to work, and in the fall of 2006, became part of the start-up team to launch The WorkFaith Connection. She has been married to Scott for 36 years, has two adult children, one of whom is married, and two grandchildren. Sandy’s journey with the Lord has been marked with seasons that invited her to learn to lean into Him and His goodness in all circumstances. These seasons have birthed the fruit of transparent, humble surrender and shown her how to rest in God’s peace and presence.
David Hock is a Christian father to Colson and Rowan and Director of Finance and Operations for The Schlenker School, in Houston, Texas. Dave is a long time, active member of Memorial Drive Presbyterian Church, where he has served as an Elder and as and Chair of the MDPC Men’s Retreat. David has also served as Moderator for the Houston Presbyterian Cursillo and Treasurer for Home Encouragement Ministries. After growing up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, he received his B.A., in Accounting, from Franklin & Marshall College. Dave enjoys spending time with his sons, is a rock & roll music “junkie”, and is a passionate Philadelphia Eagles football fan.
Amy Harrington is wife to Clint, mother to Robby and Scotty and step mother to Molly, Hank and Hannah. As an active member of Memorial Drive Presbyterian Church, she serves on the Women’s Ministry Team and as one of the teachers for Daily Bread, her adult Sunday School class. She is an Associate Attorney for the law firm Walters, Balido & Crain, where she practices civil litigation. Amy enjoys volunteering and has served as Chair to the Stratford PTSA Sparta Fund Committee, as Travel Coordinator for the Stratford Girls Lacrosse Team, and as Team Manager for Memorial Knights Lacrosse Team (5-6 Gold). Amy grew up in the Houston area, and received her B.S., in Psychology, from Texas A&M University, and her J.D. from the University of Houston Law Center. When not working or volunteering, she can be found passionately watching Aggie sports, spending time with her family, cooking and entertaining.
We are prayerfully considering the expansion of our board as we move forward in this ministry.