Meet the Team

We come together from all different ages and walks of life to seek after Jesus and take our calling to the next level in order to make a greater Kingdom impact. 


Carol Kent Speak Up Conference
Carol Kent

Carol is a bestselling author and international speaker. With vulnerable openness, irrepressible hope, restored joy, and a sense of humor, she directs you to choices based on God’s truth.


Liz Curtis Higgs
Liz Curtis Higgs

Liz's messages are biblical, encouraging, down-to-earth, and profoundly funny, helping both sisters and seekers embrace the truth of God’s amazing, unchanging grace.


Laura Digman
Laura Dingman

Laura and her team will be leading us in worship. Laura spends most of her time creating and leading worship experiences that connect people with the story of God.


Receive hands-on training from our experiencced writers and speakers.

Joel Armstrong

Associate Editor - Kregel

Sandi Banks

Author, Storyteller

Kelsey Bowen

Acquisitions Editor - Revell

Crystal Bowman

Children's Author

Megan Brown

Author, Speaker, Mil-Spouse

Cindy Bultema

Author, Speaker

Susan Call

Author, Speaker

Cynthia Cavanaugh

Author, Speaker

Cheri Cowell

Publisher - EABooks

Shawna Culp

Web Designer

Blythe Daniel

Agent - Blythe Daniel Agency

Kim de Blecourt

Author, Speaker

Judy Dunagan

Acquisitions Editor - Moody

Robyn Dykstra

Speaker, Author

Serena Ellens

Managing Editor - GEMS

Bonnie Emmorey

Conference Director

Shannon Ethridge

Author, Speaker, Coach

Pam Farrel

Author, Speaker

Tanya Glanzman

Author, Speaker, Counselor

Andrew Hamlet

Spoken Word Artist

Jennifer Hand

Author, Speaker, Coffee Lover

Vicki Heath

National Director - First Place for Health

Athena Dean Holtz

Publisher - Redemption Press

Jeri Howe

Speaker, Author

Gene Kent

Chief Operating Officer - Speak Up, Inc.

Kathleen Kerr

Acquisitions Editor - Harvest House

Shawn Kuhn

Publishing Expert - Brookstone

Suzanne Kuhn

Branding Expert - Brookstone

Cindy Lambert

Acquisitions Editor - Baker Publishing Group

David Lambert

Editor - Lambert Editorial

Darlene Larson

Author, Speaker, Life Coach

Pat Layton

Author, Speaker

Scott Lindsey

Logos Ministry Relations

Bruce W. Martin

Author, Speaker, Adventurer

Lucinda S. McDowell

Author, Speaker, Mentor

Meaghan Minkus

Editor - Triple M Editorial

Lee Nienhuis

Author, Speaker, Podcaster

Michelle Nietert

Author, Speaker, Counselor

Don Pape

Publisher - NavPress

Shannon Popkin

Speaker, Author

George Porter

Publisher - Bold Vision Books

Karen Porter

Publisher - Bold Vision Books

Katie M. Reid

Author, Speaker, Podcaster

Alyssa Roat

Literary Agent
Cyle Young Literary Elite

Andy Rogers

Acquisitions Editor
Zondervan Books

Cynthia Ruchti

Agent - Books & Such

Jill Savage

Author, Speaker, Coach

Mick Silva

Sr. Acquisitions Editor
Zondervan Books

Caris Snider

Author, Speaker

Janyre Tromp

Acquisitions Editor - Kregel

Chandee Ulch

Videographer, Author, Speaker

Erica Wiggenhorn

Author, Speaker

Rachel Wojo

Author, Speaker, Blogger

Kathe Wunnenberg

Author, Speaker, Hope Giver

Brenda Yoder

Author, Speaker, Counselor