George Porter

Get to know George

George Porter

George Porter is a son, brother, husband, father, and grandfather who loves God.  As a science teacher for more than 20 years, George brings the scientific world to life in his presentations, Bible teaching, and writing as he helps his audiences embrace the God who made us all.

George and his wife Karen are the owners of Bold Vision Books, an independent, Christian publishing company. George serves as general manager, acquisitions editor, and publisher.

As a teacher in both public and private schools, George served as curriculum team leader and on campus site-based committees. He judged Science Olympiads, implemented pilot curriculum on drug awareness in cooperation with Baylor School of Medicine, and coached tennis teams.

George is a graduate of Texas A&M University and has done graduate work in physiology, biochemistry, microbiology, and cell biology at Baylor College of Medicine.  He served as a combat medic and paratrooper in Vietnam and as a bacteriologist at Brooke Army Medical Center in a project involving the treatment of burn patients.

George is married to Karen and has two children. He makes his home in Texas.