Barbara & Peter Forbes

Peter - Founding President

Peter was the founding President of NCFH in 2007. Prior to that, Peter 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.  Peter is a graduate of Edinburgh University, a Scottish Chartered Accountant and a participant in the Advanced Management Program at Harvard University.  Peter 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 was a Founder of Loving Houston—a ministry dedicated to advancing transformation in Greater Houston by helping churches partner with local schools—and served as Executive Chairman for two years. He also served on and helped to start the Board of Houston Responds, and currently serves on the Board of Fellowship in Discipleship and the Board of CanCare, Inc. Peter worships at Chapelwood United Methodist Church, and is married to Barbara, and has three children and three grandchildren.