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Featured Speakers

avatar for Sean Fenner

Sean Fenner

Light & Life Church
Executive Pastor
avatar for Tommy Nixon

Tommy Nixon

Urban Youth Workers Institute
Chief Executive Officer
avatar for John Teter

John Teter

Fountain of Life Covenant Church
Senior Pastor
avatar for Erwin Raphael McManus

Erwin Raphael McManus

Founder & Lead Pastor
avatar for Megan Fate Marshman

Megan Fate Marshman

Arbor Road Church, Hume Ministries
Pastor of Young Adults, Director of Women's Ministires
avatar for Dianna Nepstad

Dianna Nepstad

Fellowship Church
avatar for Jeffrey DeLeon

Jeffrey DeLeon

Liderazgo Juvenil
avatar for Susie Gamez

Susie Gamez

Light & Life Christian Fellowship
Community Life
avatar for Albert Tate

Albert Tate

Fellowship Church
Senior Pastor, Founder
avatar for Larry Acosta

Larry Acosta

Urban Youth Workers Institute
avatar for Eric Mason

Eric Mason

Epiphany Fellowship
Founder & Lead Pastor


avatar for Dan


Urban Arts Outreach
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Jam the Hype
General Manager
avatar for Khristi Adams

Khristi Adams

The Becoming Conference
Founder & Director
avatar for Jennifer Guerra Aldana

Jennifer Guerra Aldana

Fuller Youth Institute/La Fuente Ministries
Coordinator of Multicultural Initiatives
avatar for Bethany Anderson

Bethany Anderson

Camino Immigration Services
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Christen Morrow Ara

Young Life
Divisional Capernaum Coordinator
avatar for Becca Bacon

Becca Bacon

Chrysalis Enterprises
Operations Coordinator
avatar for Myron Bernard

Myron Bernard

Youth For Christ
Ministry Director
avatar for Diana Bravo

Diana Bravo

STARS Program Leader
avatar for Cynthia McGee Burton

Cynthia McGee Burton

Centered Life Ministries
avatar for Sean Butler

Sean Butler

Director of Solid Enterprises
avatar for Emelen Cedillo

Emelen Cedillo

The Runaway Project
avatar for Mark Charles

Mark Charles

5 Small Loaves
avatar for Joshua Chavez

Joshua Chavez

7th Street Church
Lead Pastor
avatar for Noemi Chavez

Noemi Chavez

Revive Church
Lead Pastor
avatar for Sam Collier

Sam Collier

Orange Conference
Director of City Strategy
avatar for Julie Contreras

Julie Contreras

New Vision Christian Fellowship
Co-Founder/Bible Study Teacher
avatar for Pete Contreras

Pete Contreras

New Vision Christian Fellowship
avatar for Adam Cruz

Adam Cruz

7th Street Church
Music Artist
avatar for Nohan Cruz

Nohan Cruz

Horeb Youth Ministries
Youth Pastor
avatar for Yleana Cueva

Yleana Cueva

Believers World Outreach
Director of Development & Operations
avatar for William Cumby

William Cumby

The Fountain of Praise
Youth Pastor
avatar for Monica Curca

Monica Curca

Activate Labs
Founder and Managing Director
avatar for Marvin Daniels

Marvin Daniels

The Hope Center KC
Executive Director/CEO
avatar for Courtnie Dowdy

Courtnie Dowdy

Calvary Church
High School Pastor + Intern Lead
avatar for Ray Garcia

Ray Garcia

Follow the Blueprint, Inc
President and Founder
avatar for Candy Gibson

Candy Gibson

World Impact
Director of Marketing & Strategic Partnership
avatar for Curt Gibson

Curt Gibson

STARS (formerly Lake Avenue Community Foundation)
Associate Director
avatar for Patrick Gillespie

Patrick Gillespie

Solidatity/Solid T
Solid T Director
avatar for Mary Glenn

Mary Glenn

Cities Together
avatar for Karen Gonzalez

Karen Gonzalez

World Relief
Human Resources Director
avatar for Sean Grant

Sean Grant

avatar for Adrian Greer

Adrian Greer

Founder / Executive Director
avatar for Luma Haddad

Luma Haddad

Young Life
Multi Ethnic Southwest Divisional Coordinator
avatar for Leilani Hernandez

Leilani Hernandez

Strategic Programs Officer
avatar for Jaye Hill

Jaye Hill

avatar for Archie Honrado

Archie Honrado

Soul Care Trellis
Spiritual Director and Soul Care Retreat Guide
avatar for Benita Hopkins

Benita Hopkins

Generations United
Director of Programs
avatar for Ana G. Jara

Ana G. Jara

Santa Monica Police Department
Youth and Family Services Support Coordinator
avatar for Eric Johnson

Eric Johnson

STARS (formerly Lake Avenue Community Foundation)
Director of Partnerships & Collaborations
avatar for Noemi Juarez

Noemi Juarez

KidWorks Community Development Corporation
Director of After School Programs
avatar for DK Kim

DK Kim

Mariners Church
Worship Pastor
avatar for Nate Landis

Nate Landis

Urban Youth Collaborative
Founder & President
avatar for Scott Larson

Scott Larson

Straight Ahead Ministries
avatar for Ilcian Lemus

Ilcian Lemus

Purpose LA
Associate Pastor
avatar for Jen Leong

Jen Leong

New Hope Grief Support Community
Clinical Director
avatar for John Lewis

John Lewis

Urban Strategies
Regional Director
avatar for Kerry Loescher

Kerry Loescher

Oral Roberts University
avatar for Mayra Macedo-Nolan

Mayra Macedo-Nolan

Lake Avenue Church & CCDA
Outreach Pastor & CCDA Board Chair
avatar for Randy Mason

Randy Mason

Jesus Peace Ministry
Associate Pastor and Worship Leader at Elements Church in the Bronx
avatar for Michael Mata

Michael Mata

Azusa Pacific Seminary
Director, MA in Transformational Urban Leadership
avatar for Bryan Mayer

Bryan Mayer

STARS (formerly Lake Avenue Community Foundation)
High School STARS Manager and Mentor Coach
avatar for Alex McElroy

Alex McElroy

Engage Community Church
International Speaker & Apologist
avatar for Kevin Mo-Wong

Kevin Mo-Wong

Executive Director
avatar for Ryan

Ryan "Righteous" Moore

avatar for Domingo Mota

Domingo Mota

STARS (formerly Lake Avenue Community Foundation)
Director of Mentoring Initiatives
avatar for Eric Myhre

Eric Myhre

Founder / CO-Executive Director
avatar for Cedric Nelms

Cedric Nelms

World Impact
LA City Director
avatar for Fred Oduyoye

Fred Oduyoye

Reachable Reconciliation
avatar for Ginny Olson

Ginny Olson

Evangelical Covenant Church
Director of Youth Ministry: Northwest Conference
avatar for James Paek

James Paek

Willow Creek
Worship Leader
avatar for Cynthia

Cynthia "Sol" Pineda

STARS (formerly Lake Avenue Community Foundation)
Program Advisor
avatar for Brandon Rainey

Brandon Rainey

CBG Arts
Executive Director
avatar for Jeremy Del Rio

Jeremy Del Rio

Thrive Collective
Executive Director
avatar for Jose Rodriguez

Jose Rodriguez

Rescue a Generation
avatar for Yammilette Rodriguez

Yammilette Rodriguez

Youth Leadership Institute
Senior Director
avatar for Melody Rossi

Melody Rossi

Cloud & Fire
Founder/Executive Director
avatar for Andrew Ruiz

Andrew Ruiz

Faith and Hope Church
Youth Pastor
avatar for J. Scott Samarco

J. Scott Samarco

Transformation Church
Teens Director
avatar for Kenia de los Santos-Alexis

Kenia de los Santos-Alexis

Gracepoint Gospel Fellowship / Takeover Student Ministries
Youth Leader
avatar for Chris Schaffner

Chris Schaffner

Conversations on the Fringe
avatar for Emilie Schreiber

Emilie Schreiber

YoungLives, (Young Life's Ministry to Teen Moms)
YoungLives Divisional Coordinator
avatar for Vanessa Serrano

Vanessa Serrano

7th Street Church
Director of Student Ministries
avatar for Al Siebert

Al Siebert

SoCal Youth For Christ
Executive Director
avatar for Genevieve Smith

Genevieve Smith

Young Life Brooklyn
Associate Regional Director
avatar for Darris Sneed

Darris Sneed

DS Collective
CEO & Founder
avatar for Becky Teter

Becky Teter

Fountain of Life Covenant Church, 5000 Pies
avatar for Hung Thach

Hung Thach

Cru High Los Angeles
Team Leader
avatar for April Vargas

April Vargas

Evangelical Christian Credit Union
AVP, Consumer Relationship Manager
avatar for Eric Vasquez

Eric Vasquez

Just Us 4 Youth
Executive Director
avatar for Jeffrey Wallace

Jeffrey Wallace

Student Leadership University
Executive Director
avatar for Amy Williams

Amy Williams

A Hope Dealer
Juvenile Justice Advocate/Gang Intervention Specialist
avatar for Gabriel Zamora

Gabriel Zamora

Zamora Ministries
Pastor & Speaker