Earned a starting position on the men’s basketball team for two years at Greenville College. Co-captained one year on the team. Travelled with the team to Belize with Sports Ambassadors as a Christian outreach program. Member of the 1995 Greenville College Men's Basketball team that was inducted into the Greenville College Hall of Fame.
Graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Social Studies Education from Greenville College in 1999. Taught world history, sociology, english, math and reading to grade eight and grade nine students over the course of two years, 1999 to 2001.
Coached golf, basketball, track and softball over the course of two years, 1999 to 2001. Earned a certificate from the State of Illinois in coaching excellence in 2000.
Worked with Cooke Insurance for eleven years (2001 - 2012) as a general insurance broker. Responsibilities included meeting with existing and potential new clients. Acting as operational manager, roles included leading staff meetings, involved with hiring new staff and implementing changes with staff such as new operating systems and new work flows.
Earned the designation AIPC (Associate of Insurance Production Canada) by completing the Elite Force Producer Academy in 2009. There are only sixteen AIPC designations in all of Canada and only one in the province of Saskatchewan.
Participated in a day long white board session with Seth Godin in New York City in 2008. The session focused on marketing, connecting and growing business. This event hosted forty entrepreneurs and agents of change from around the world. Click here to hear what Seth Godin says about Rob Clark.
Presented Keynote “New Economy Networking - What's your Mantra” hosted by Saskatoon Commerce Students' Society at the University of Saskatchewan.
Served as Executive Pastor for Village Church in Surrey, B.C. from 2012 to 2015. Saw weekly worship services grow from 900 to 3,500 during my time there while branching out to 4 services at 2 locations. As the second pastor and second full time staff, hired over 20 staff and built systems to sustain growth for one of Canada's fastest growing churches. Resigned role to start a new church in Saskatoon.
Started and led Reach Church as Lead Pastor, a new church plant in Saskatoon with the Christian and Missionary Alliance. Found and developed a core team from scratch to host weekly services where attendance grew to over 60 people. The planning started in 2015, but Reach Church started gathering in fall of 2016. Click here to see a recap of a Sunday Service.
Created and hosted Innovator's Meet-Up, a monthly invite only meet-up of like-minded business professionals. The goal of the meet-up is to grow personally and professionally. Meet-ups are limited to 20 invited guest that have a conversation over a course of two hours and every meet-up is a different group. Click here to hear more about Innovator's Meet-Up.
Created the Rob Clark Vlog. As media becomes an increasingly powerful tool to connect with the world around us, I created a family video channel in order to gain experience in recording, documenting, and editing video. Over the course of year, created 137 videos that have been watched over 23,000 times collectively. Click here to view the Rob Clark Vlog.