47. Bill Holmes
William L. “Bill” Holmes is a co-founder and partner of Mid-States Operating Company; Trinity Royalty Partners, LP; BJ Environmental Services, LP; BJ Realty Partners, LP and Landover Corporation. Mr. Holmes’ successful oil and gas career, as both a company employee and manager, and as an independent business owner/operator has encompassed nearly 44 years. He has specialized in all phases of land, mineral and production acquisition in Oklahoma, New Mexico, Texas and Utah.
As a devout Christian, Mr. Holmes has dedicated himself to promoting the values found in the Bible including the obligation to bless Israel. He is a founding member, and current Chairman of Vietnamese Bible, Inc. He is also a Board Member of ChinaAid, an international non-profit Christian human rights organization committed to promoting religious freedom and the rule of law in China. He is a member of the Christian Advisory Board of the Israel Allies Foundation.
I stand with Israel, because Israel is God’s chosen land, for His chosen people. The re-establishment of Israel as a nation for the Jewish people after WWII is a fulfillment of God’s prophecy. As a Christian by profession of faith, I am called, and it is my pleasure, to stand and pray for the peace of Jerusalem (Psalm 122:6).Bill Holmes