Jon has lived and worked in Houston since 2008 after graduating from Calvin College with a degree in Chemical Engineering. Outside of work he likes cooking, hiking, and travelling. Jon is passionate about service to the community and excited about the opportunity Square Inch Houston provides.
Leslie has been calling Houston, Texas home since 2009, after moving from Michigan. She works as a commercial project manager for an engineering company and is excited by the educational and community involvement opportunities Square Inch will provide for Third Ward residents.
In her spare time, Leslie likes to hang out with her husband and two dogs, read, travel and try out the many awesome restaurants in Houston.
Chinyere is a licensed social worker who works in the Texas Medical Center providing psychosocial support and mental healthcare to patients. As a resident of the Third Ward, Chinyere is excited for the opportunity to serve the neighborhood through Square Inch Houston's mission and vision because she believes it truly has the potential to not just improve individual lives, but transform the neighborhood.
Chinyere is the wife of John Eigege and mother of Jaya and Enayi Eigege. She enjoys spending time with her family and hosting friends in her home.
John is a missionary from Nigeria to the United States. He serves as a Community Chaplain with the Christian Reformed Church in Houston's historic Third Ward neighborhood. He loves seeing followers of Jesus catalyzed to join Christ in the renewal of all things. He is married to Chinyere, and they have two lovely daughters, Jaya and Enayi. When John isn't working, he enjoys playing, watching, and talking about futbol.
Ross Hampton is a construction management professional with over four years of general contractor experience. As a graduate of the Prairie View A&M School of Architecture, his education and experience have provided the knowledge and leadership abilities necessary to actively collaborate with owners, architects, engineers, and other building construction specialists. Outside of his professional career, Ross is a very active member in his home church of Antioch Missionary Baptist Church in Downtown Houston. He currently serves as Chairman of the Trustee Board and as Director of Vacation Bible School among other positions. He is dedicated to preparing and providing the youth with better opportunities to succeed in school, career, and life in general.
Brytani has a background in campus ministry and currently works in the biomedical field. While having only lived in Houston since 2017, she loves the city's blend of cultures and unending variety of food offerings. She is excited to be a part of work that strives for educational equity and community engagement rooted in Christ. In her free time, Brytani enjoys cooking, reading, and spending time with her family.
Randy is the VP of Quality for TechnipFMC’s Engineering and Manufacturing operations globally. He is an elder at New Life Church in Spring, TX, which is the church that called John to serve as Community Chaplain. Randy is a Distinguished Engineering Alumni at the University of Houston, where he serves as chair of the Industry Advisory Board for the Subsea Engineering program. Randy is also a board member of the Old Town Spring Heights Community Association, helping to foster renewal in that historic neighborhood. Randy is married to Tari, and they have two wonderful daughters and grandchildren.