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COREY TABOR BIOGRAPHY
Corey Tabor is the Founder and Lead Pastor of Full Life Community Church, a missional, maturing, multicultural church plant in the Austin, Texas area that lives to reconcile people to God and one another.
Corey also serves as the Founder and President of III (Triple I) Coaching, LLC a life-coaching and ministry-coaching firms that informs, instructs and inspires people and organizations to fulfill their God-given purpose. He has written various books, workbooks and workshops designed to fulfill this purpose. His works include,“Being: A 30-Day Guide to Being Who God Created You to Be”, “Prioritize for Your Purpose: Ordering Your Life to Extraordinary”, “Developing a College Ministry for Your Church” and History in the Making: 7 Keys to Making History in Your Lifetime”.
Corey is also the Founder and President of The History in the Making Community Development Center also known as the H.I.M. Center. The purpose of the H.I.M. Center is to improve the quality of education in the community, enrich the quality of families within the community and develop quality leaders for the community. He has been a contributing writer with TODO Austin, a free-distribution, full-color, monthly newspaper that focuses on Austin’s multicultural community.
Corey is the Director of Austin LifeGuard with Austin LifeCare. Austin LifeGuard is a sexual risk avoidance character and sex education program taught in at least 10 school districts serving a over 50 schools reaching over 20,000 students throughout Central Texas. As a certified Sexual Risk Avoidance Specialists, each week Corey speaks to hundreds of students 6th-12th about healthy choices related to their healthy choices concerning sex and relationships.
Corey has spoken to groups of various backgrounds and ethnicities including The Southwestern Black Student Leadership Conference at Texas A&M University, The University of Texas Football Team Chapel, The National Young Adult Taiwanese Presbyterian Conference and The National Association of Black Engineers
Prior to planting Full Life Community Church, Corey served as the Maturity and Ministry Pastor at Greater Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Austin, Texas where he oversaw membership, adult ministries, discipleship and missions.
Prior to coming on staff at Greater Mt. Zion, Corey served as the Founder and Campus Staff Member of Texas Gospel Fellowship with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship at the University of Texas at Austin growing the ministry to over 130 students in four years.
Corey graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in August of 2000 with a B.S. in Communication Studies / Human Relations and a minor in Business. He is currently pursuing a Masters of Ministry Leadership degree at Rockbridge Seminary. He has multiple certifications:
- Certified Human Behavior Specialist – Uniquely You
- Certified Professional Life Coach – Fowler International Academy of Professional Coaching
- Sexual Risk Avoidance Specialist – Ascend (Formerly National Abstinence Education Association)
- Certified Building Family Connections Presenter – Medical Institute for Sexual Health
Corey serves in various roles in local community organizations:
- Texas Alliance for Life – Board of Directors (Board Secretary)
- University of Texas at Austin Libraries Advisory Council
- EMBRACE Initiative – Chair
- C.U.R.E. (Center for Urban Renewal and Education) Black Pastors Network
- Ascend National Board of Advisors (Formerly National Abstinence Education Association)
- Rudy Metayer Pflugerville City Council Campaign Steering Committee
- MLK Association of Austin – President
While studying at the University of Texas Corey was involved in various organizations and served in various leadership roles. He served as chaplain and president of Innervisions Gospel Choir where he partnered with Revival City Music to write and co-produce Unconditional Praise, the first CD recorded by Innervisions Gospel Choir. Corey also served as a one-year at large Student Government Representative, Resident Assistant, Orientation Advisor and Career Exploration Center Peer Counselor. It was during his time as a student Corey accepted his call to ministry and began developing his speaking and leadership gifts.
Corey has been married to his wife, April Tabor since June 2003 and they have one daughter Anaia Naomi. They live in the Manor, Texas east of Austin.