A fourth generation African, Pastor Nathan Lino was born in South Africa, where he lived until he was 11 years old. After his family immigrated to America, Nathan earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Texas A&M University and then his Masters of Divinity with Biblical Languages at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is ordained by Forest Cove Baptist Church.
Nathan planted Northeast Houston Baptist Church in 2002 and has been the Lead Pastor ever since. He has been married to Nicole since 1999 and they have four children.
Nathan Lino was elected for a second term by the messengers of the 19th annual meeting of the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention in Austin on November 15, 2016.