For over 27 years, he has been happily married to his lovely wife, Leslie. Together, they have two boys, Caleb and Carter. When not counseling, he trains for marathons and watches his boys compete in golf. His family is active and dedicated members in a local Christian church.
Israel believes in meeting life’s challenges head on and applies a simple, straight forward approach to living and counseling.
Israel wants each of his clients to start living their best life again. He considers the richest man in the world is one who has a wealth of relationships.
He is passionate about the Lord and his family, he also enjoys music and sports. He (intentionally) jumped out of an airplane with his brother-in-law, competes in several marathons, triathlons, and ultra-marathons (distances over 26.2 miles) every year.
Most athletes consider the Iron Man race the world’s most challenging single-day test of endurance. Israel completed one of his own at an Iron Man Triathlon (2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike, 26.2 mile run). Israel draws on his own experience and discipline to complete race to motivate & inspire clients cross their own finish line
Israel has a deep love for the people of Haiti. He recently served on a mission trip through and organization call Healing Haiti, which is "A Christ-centered organization that leverage resources to strengthen and unify Haitian families, so that cycle of poverty is broken and the community is strengthened. If you are interested in joining Israel in supporting Healing Haiti's efforts, please visit: www.healinghaiti.org