Mark Welstead

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.


BBA from Baylor University


Carol Welstead


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