Welcome Congressman Robert Pittenger
Posted By Shannon Emmanuel
On Monday, August 25 we hosted Congressman Robert Pittenger. Mr. Pittenger is serving his first term in the United States Congress, representing the citizens of North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District. Congressman Pittenger’s district encompasses portions of Iredell, Mecklenburg, and Union counties. Born and raised in Texas, Robert was the youngest of four children. His dad was a small businessman, and his mother raised the children. Their guidance provided a solid foundation for honesty, hard work, and dedication. Upon graduating from the University of Texas, Congressman Pittenger began his career in service to his faith. He worked for 10 years as Assistant to the President of Campus Crusade for Christ, and helped bring the work of the organization to over 170 countries. In 1985, Congressman Pittenger and his family moved to Charlotte, where he built a national real estate investment company from scratch. Congressman Pittenger and his wife Suzanne live in Charlotte, North Carolina, and have four grown children and eight grandchildren. They attend Central Church of God.