Pastor Nick Lembo's career as area general manager of large health club groups in three different urban communities for over 20 years, as well as his experiences as a market manager for Office Max stores, enabled him to interact with large groups of people in corporate environments and also informed his views regarding various community issues. Nick currently also sits on the Board of Shared Hope International as Secretary/Treasurer and is Co-Chairman of Defenders USA, the Men of Shared Hope International. For the last three years he has been a presenter for Shared Hope International at national conferences, and has spoken at community forums throughout Washington State. Nick is an active supporter of other government organizations. He has volunteered at Joint Base Lewis McChord in Washington, serving to encourage soldiers, and strengthen family structures. He is networked in his community with education, business and politics. Nick is very happily married with four children and three grandchildren.