Before creating Thresholds, Rob Yackley was the lead architect and director of NieuCommunities, a collective of mentoring communities sprinkled around the world. He has helped birth and lead communities in over a dozen countries and mentors leaders in diverse cultural settings across the globe. Rob also started and leads an intentional community in Golden Hill, an eclectic neighborhood in downtown San Diego. Rob co-authored the book, Thin Places: Six Postures for Creating and Practicing Missional Community which tells the story of some of the communities he has helped create and shape. Rob is the husband of 1 amazing wife, the father of 3 awesome kids (plus 3 more by marriage), a doting grandfather, and a God-follower in the way of Jesus.