Core Fellowship Foundation Board of Directors

Core Fellowship is governed by a very involved and active Board of Directors. The Directors are business and professional people who have shared these goals and had this vision for most of their adult lives. They are a group of successful, compassionate, strong-minded people who are also active in their own cities and communities.

Stan Holmes

President and CEO

Stan Holmes was born in Dallas in 1949. He received a B.A. in Biology and Chemistry and later a Master's Degree from Dallas Theological Seminary. He spent his early adult years in ministry with young people as an Area Director with Young Life in Dallas and Austin. He has been connected to the US Senate and House Prayer Breakfast Groups since 1981. He has traveled to over 60 countries with or on behalf of the Members of Congress who meet weekly in the Breakfast Groups, maintaining relationships in over 100 countries. Stan has spent many years helping develop small groups in Texas, Colorado, New York, Virginia, Washington DC, at the United Nations, and internationally, around the principles and person of Jesus of Nazareth. He meets with business, educational, religious and political leaders to give them encouragement and counsel with regard to using Jesus' model of leadership and life. He was a Senior Associate with the International Foundation and in 2011 formed Core Fellowship Foundation to focus and expand the work with leaders in the USA and around the world. He and his wife, Debbie, have three grown, married children and seven grandchildren. After spending 36 years living in Austin, Denver, New York, and the DC area, they returned to Dallas in 2009. Stan travels extensively, including 2-3 days per week to Washington, DC when Congress is in session.