Lawrence Holt, best known as Buddy, joined Nehemiah Real Estate Advisors in the role of President in January 2022. Buddy has been in executive leadership for three decades and brings a wealth of leadership and business experience to the Nehemiah team. He has been married to his beautiful wife, Cherie Holt, for 30 years and together they have 5 daughters. Buddy served as a missionary in Mexico for 5 years when the Lord called him into business. Currently, in addition to his business calling, he serves as a bi-vocational pastor in Mabank, TX where he graciously ministers to the congregation of Life Connection Family Fellowship.
Buddy served as President and Chief Operating Officer within the healthcare industry for over 25 years, where he created a legacy of building a "family of families" and established strong leaders that continue to serve the community even after his departure. Buddy is sought as a mentor and business consultant across multiple business disciplines. He holds a Master’s degree in Executive Leadership and a Ph.D. in Organizational Development with a focus in transformational leadership theory and practices.