Mark Welstead

elders@harriscreek.org

Where I Grew Up:

Nebraska, Arizona, and Montana...but I got to Waco as fast as I could. My family moved to Waco as I entered high school and we never left.

Education:

BBA from Baylor University

Spouse:

Carol Welstead

Kids:

Son Matt Welstead, wife Emmalie, grandsons John and Andrew live in Waco

Daughter Melissa Welstead lives in San Antonio

Why Harris Creek?:

More than 15 years ago, Carol and I were looking for a church. We visited Harris Creek and never left. That was two worship centers and two pastors ago, but we still call Harris Creek home. 

Favorite Music:

Brad Paisley; Trace Adkins; Craig Morgan; Coldplay; and James Taylor

Favorite Books:

Anything written by: Brad Thor; Brad Meltzer; David Baldacci; Michael Connelly; Michael Palmer; and Vince Flynn

Most interesting Thing You May Not Know About Me: 

I am 6'6" tall and my mother is 4'11". I also never liked reading as a child, but now it is my favorite hobby. 

Life Goal:

Balance in my work, family and spiritual life

 

Mark Welstead