MPA Board of Directors

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Craig Parks

Chairman of the Board

Craig joined the Mission: Possible! Austin Board in September 2010, having been introduced to the ministry several years ago while serving on the Community Impact team at Hill Country Bible Church. Craig also serves as one of HCBC’s disaster relief coordinators and has organized and led flood relief trips, as well as post-hurricane trips to the Mississippi Gulf Coast and New Orleans following Katrina, and Galveston following Hurricane Ike.  He is currently on the advisory board for Marbridge Foundation’s Victory Hall campaign.  Craig is a Partner with Arts+Labor, an Austin-based film, video and motion graphics company.  He and his wife, Jeanne, are parents of three children, Russell, Georgia and Leigh, who have all participated in summer mission trips to East Austin.

Felicia Craig

Felicia has experience in programming and ministry. Felicia has long served East Austin with ministry through a local church, her ministry as “Lady Light”, and outreach in some of the low-income apartment communities. Felicia has experience with the Boys & Girls Club and Hat Creek Burger Company. Felicia’s creative and innovative spirit brings a great perspective to Mission: Possible! Austin.

Rick Villani

Rick is a business man who is familiar with East Austin. He brings his experience and servant heart to Mission: Possible! Austin. Rick has been serving with Mission: Possible! Austin since 2013.

Tim Pinson Sr.

Founder, Executive Director

Tim was born in Brownsville, Texas on January 28th, 1952 and moved to Austin, Texas in 1963. He spent the summer of 1973 as a missionary in Brazil with “Unevangelized Field Missions” while attending Citadel Bible College in Arkansas. Tim holds a Degree in Missions and Christian Education. Tim and his wife Cindy have always been involved ministry outreach. They began their married life as Youth Ministers in a small denominational church here in Austin, where Tim also served as an elder for three years.

They joined the Grace Covenant Church family in 1981 and started teaching adult Sunday School classes, leading Bible studies, and working with the youth group as a worship leader. Tim also served an Interim Youth Minister at Grace under Matt Cassidy. In October of 1991 Tim accepted the call as Director of Youth Ministries with Child Evangelism Fellowship where he served for two years. In 1992 Tim and Cindy founded Mission: Possible! Austin.

Noell Alley

Noell has been connected to Mission: Possible! Austin for a long time. She has volunteered, help run camps, and served faithfully over the years. Noell is someone who has experienced multiple levels of Mission: Possible! Austin and now uses her gifts on the Board of Directors.