Toolbox West May lunch with Bobby Hillin Jr.

Lakeside Country Club

Bobby Hillin Jr. Bobby is the principal co-founder of Marea Energy Partners. Prior to Marea Energy, Bobby founded and served as Chief Executive Officer for two companies: Texas ReExcavation, and T-REX Engineering & Construction. Bobby began his career as a professional race car driver. He was the youngest driver(22) in the modern era of Winston Cup racing to...

Toolbox Woodlands June lunch with Jim VanSteenhouse

The Woodlands Country Club 100 Grand Fairway Drive, The Woodlands

In September 2015, Jim VanSteenhouse had a near-death experience that changed his life completely. He was attacked by a grizzly bear in the deep wilderness of Canada. Some could say he is very lucky to be alive. For Jim, however, that was the ultimate sign of how God’s pre-determined plan is infinitely clearer than any...

Toolbox Downtown June lunch with Damon West

Houston Club

Damon West At 20 years old, Damon West was a Division 1 starting quarterback when he suffered a career ending injury. He turned to hard core drugs to cope with disappointments of life which eventually landed him in prison.  After a fateful discussion during his incarceration, Damon had a spiritual awakening. He learned that, like...

pat combs

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

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.

dr. david l. cook

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

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

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.