Dennis is a business and executive coach for a billion dollar company in the Pacific Northwest. He's been interviewed on Focus on The Family, Family Life Today with Dennis Rainey, Austin Hill's Big World of Small Business, CBS, NBC, ABC, Fox News. Hosted Balance Point Radio for years and was embedded nightly with CBS affiliate news Point 2 Point as the conservative commentator for many years, as well.
Bill is a gifted storyteller and author. He played baseball professionally for six (6) years in the Brewers organization, batting .300 in Vancouver at the Triple A level, before retiring to raise a family with his wife Suzanne.
Severns is the author of the books, Keepers of the Sandlot, The Sandlot Strategy, and Donuts, Diamonds, and Dreams. He has co-produced a documentary The Sandlot Journey.
Carey Scott is an author, speaker, and certified Biblical Life Coach who loves to have honest conversations about real life. She discusses the issues women struggle with the most, always reminding that perfection is not the goal. Through her ministry, Carey sets the challenge to stop living a mediocre, risk-free life and instead step onto the battlefield of life and engage!
In 1986, Ed did get to be a Major League baseball player. He even played for a World Series championship team in his rookie year (NY Mets 1986). In that same year, he met a beautiful nurse and they would become teammates for life. The following season, he earned his first starting position when he was traded to the Kansas City Royals who hoped that he would be the final piece of the puzzle that would return them to the World Series.
Suddenly, after finding the woman he loves and embarking on what should be the most successful period in his life, the fairy tale came crashing down. His perfect world was shattered by a serious career-ending shoulder injury. Sidelined from the game he so dearly loved, his faith was put to the test.
Tara, founder and president of Titus II Woman Ministry, writes and speaks on forgiveness, motherhood, parenting teen girls, Saying "Yes" to God, and Being the Titus II Woman--among other topics. Her passion is in reaching the hearts of women for the glory of God through real and godly relationships and the Truth of Scripture.
To help memorize verses in the past, Will Severns would use an acronym approach by writing the first letter in Sharpie on top of a rubber band. Unfortunately, the Sharpie would wear off, and the rubber band would snap. However, while a freshman at Taylor University, the Lord placed the idea for Membands on his heart, and it slowly grew from there. Over the next few years, different people were placed in Will's path to help make this dream a reality. The product kept developing to where it is today, and Membands are not far off from reaching the whole country.
Lori Twichell began her career in radio, writing commercials and working promotions. Eventually she became on air talent for a mid-sized radio station in Pennsylvania. During this time, she worked with a variety of international corporations and even created a promotion that increased sales of one company’s product by over 50% in her station’s listening area. Eventually, Lori’s career took her to WCTL radio in Erie, PA – the largest Christian radio station in the region. While there, she developed innovative promotions and worked directly with well-known Christian bands such as the Newsboys and Third Day.
Over the past few years, Matt has dedicated himself to living this reality in the trenches and writing about what he's learning. As a husband, father to four, small-business owner, author, and speaker, there are constant demands on his time and energy. The struggle is real, but living whole is not impossible. A whole, healthy life begins with perspective.
He brings a fresh perspective to the table that challenges the way we think about faith and the big questions we so often overlook.
Amanda is currently part of the staff of LifeChurch Assembly of God in Williston, ND, serving as the Ministries Coordinator and Worship Director. She is a homeschooling mother of two great children and wife to Nathan. Much of their sixteen years of marriage have been spent in pastoral ministry. Amanda’s passion for leading others in worship shines through along with her love for Jesus, her family, and laughter.
After a successful Major League Baseball career with the Montreal Expos, the Seattle Mariners and the Cincinnati Reds, Brian was forced to retire in 1994 due to an arm injury. Brian began his business career in 1995. From 2000 to 2013 Brian served as a Managing Director as well as a Sr. Client Advisor with Ronald Blue & Co. for 13 years. He is now a popular motivational speaker and enjoys advising and mentoring amateur and professional baseball players in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area.
Dennis is an author, speaker, and entrenprenuer who has mastered that art of maximizing non-traditional media and traditional media, resulting in successful marketing campaigns. Known as a motivated, visionary leader Dennis has experience at building strong and loyal collaborative relationships. He is an outstanding communicator in encouraging individuals and organizations to press beyond mediocrity and rise to excellence.
Do you struggle to find purpose? To know who you are and how God has designed you? Do you question whether or not you are enough?
With high-energy interaction and vivid storytelling, Michelle brings to life the things women and young girls struggle with. She empowers them to defeat lies, and to step into their God-given purpose. You will be inspired and challenged to live fully, passionately, and energetically when Michelle is the speaker at your event.
Mike Loomis helps people launch their dream projects and books. Since starting and selling two businesses, he’s a strategic partner to bestselling authors, non-profits, publishers as well as startups, and aspiring messengers.
He and his wife live in the mountains of Colorado with their pet moose. www.MikeLoomis.CO
Mike McKeown is a licensed professional counselor who has been encouraging, supporting, and helping people on their journeys for over ten years. Specializing in anxiety and depression, Mike has learned a great deal about the things that can hold people back. One of his greatest pleasures has been helping people leave those problems behind and step into the destiny that is meant solely for them.
Jill completed her master’s degree in Professional Counseling and serves as a substance use and mental health therapist in the Omaha area. She has articles published in In Touch Magazine, P31 Woman magazine, and Focus on the Family’s Thriving Family, as well as across the web on sites like DrLaura.com.