Jim Porter's roots run deep in Pilot Point. He is a fifth generation Pilot Pointer on his father’s side and fourth generation on his mother’s.
Mr. Porter has have been married to Stephanie Pennington Porter for 45 years. They are the parents of two sons: Reid and Colin. Reid is married to Ellen and they are parents of our four grandchildren.
Education & Religion
Mr. Porter is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, Yale University Divinity School, and Boston University School of Theology. After thirty-eight years, He retired from the ministry in the United Methodist Church.
They are members of the Pilot Point First United Methodist Church, where they sing in the choir and lead an adult class.
Mr. Porter also serves on the Pilot Point Economic Development Corporation which is active in bringing business to Pilot Point and enhancing our community for business and economic growth.
It gives him great pleasure to serve Pilot Point as we prepare for the growth that is coming our way.