Jacob Fields

Jacob Fields | United Methodist Youth Ministry Speaker

BIO: Jacob is a Young and Exciting speaker with a Fresh voice and perspective on the Gospel. With International speaking experience Jacob’s passion for young people and for the Gospel is evident to all who hear. That passion comes out through speaking in a way that is captivating and inspiring. Jacob strives to present the […]

Georgia Harrison

Georgia Harrison

BIO: Georgia Harrison has been working with youth for over 20 years. She has a BS in Math from Mississippi College and an MS in Math from Clemson University and worked in the software development field for 20 years. She has a Masters of Divinity from Perkins School of Theology and has been Commissioned as […]

Erin Sloan Jackson

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BIO: Currently serves as the National Director of Community and Care for the Center for Youth Ministry Excellence (CYMX) and The YouthWorker Movement.  Founder of the Just One Starfish mentoring ministry, a nonprofit focused on training Christian high school students to mentor at-risk elementary school students. Erin is a certified United Methodist youth minister who has […]

Lane Gilbert

Lane Gilbert

CONTACT INFO: Email: yplane (at) me (dot) com Twitter: @yplane Facebook: http://facebook.com/yplane Phone: (256) 458-0196 Lane Gilbert BIO: I am a UMC Youth Pastor in Fort Payne, Alabama. I didn’t grow up in church so I often refer to my faith story as “the long way around”.  I have a passion toconnect kids with Christ and equip […]

Rev. Andy Stoker PhD.


BIO: Growing up in El Paso, Texas, Andy Stoker learned to appreciate people from a variety of backgrounds, cultures and passions. With his grandparents living just two blocks away and a supportive blended family, he felt the love of God through lots of humor, love, humor, differences, humor, grace and humor. As a lifelong United […]

Joseph Yoo

Joseph Yoo at Speaker Connexion

Bio: I have no big accomplishments to share with anyone. I’m just a humble, awkward, and geeky guy who loves Jesus and who feels strongly called to ministry. I consider my hometown Mililani, Oahu, Hawaii, even though I moved there when I was 16. I went to college at University of Hawaii and graduated from Wesley […]

Ed Simmons

Ed Simmons Executive Director of Mountain TOP

Ed Simmons BIO: Rev. Ed. Simmons was named executive director of Mountain T.O.P. in 2006 after the retirement of founder and past executive director, George Bass. Simmons holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Central Florida, an MBA from the University of Houston, and received his pastoral training from Chandler School of Theology and Perkins […]

Amy Valdez Barker

Amy Valdez Barker

Amy Valdez Barker Contact Info: Email: amihanvb (at ) gmail (dot) com Website: http://amihanvb.wordpress.com Bio: Amy Valdez Barker is a PhD student at Garrett Evangelical Theological Seminary studying Christian Education and Congregational Studies. She has been in youth ministry for over 15 years and has enjoyed finding ways to engage biblical learning with young people. […]

Eric Hendrickson


Eric Hendrickson Contact Info: Email: theuscerock (at) gmail (dot) com Website: http://www.uscerock.com Phone: (803) 794-8273 Twitter: @USCErock Facebook: http://facebook.com/uscerock Bio: Eric has served in youth ministry since 1997 beginning in part-time youth ministry and have been serving in Full-time Youth Ministry since 2002 in churches in the North Georgia, Western North Carolina, and South Carolina […]

John Ellis

John Ellis

John Ellis Contact Info: Email: johnellis05 (at ) gmail.com Website: http://www.JohnWEllis.com Twitter: @johnwellis Facebook: http://facebook.com/johnellis Bio: John Ellis is CEO and Owner of Crescent Interactive, an online marketing agency specializing in search and social. John Ellis is a frequent search industry speaker and has spent most of his career as an “in-house” marketer. Working from […]