Julie Clinton, MAd, MBA, is president of Extraordinary Women and host of EWomen conferences all across America. She is the author of several books including A Woman’s Path to Emotional Freedom, 10 Things You Aren’t Telling Him, and Extraordinary Women. She is passionate about seeing women live out their dreams by finding their freedom in Christ. Julie and her husband, Tim, live in Virginia with their children, Megan and Zach.
Jo Saxton is a leader, visionary, and practitioner. She has served as pastor at St. Thomas Church in Sheffield, England, and in a wide range of churches in the United States. In 2009, Jo went to work for 3DM, where she continues to serve while writing books, speaking around the world, and planting a church with her husband in Minneapolis, MN. Jo’s primary focus is to equip women for leadership and missional ministry. She engages the world in the same way God does—by going out rather than just reaching out. www.josaxton.com
Sadie Robertson is well-known for her dimples and engaging smile, but there is far more to the 20-year-old charmer and star of A&E’s Duck Dynasty. She’s an author, speaker, and was the first runner-up on Dancing with the Stars Season 19. Sadie has also ventured into acting with roles in God’s Not Dead 2 and I’m Not Ashamed. In addition, she launched her “Live Original Tour” in the fall of 2016, where she continues to spread her message to peers about being confident in who God made you to be.
Sheila Walsh is a powerful Bible teacher and best-selling author from Scotland with over 5 million books sold. Her international ministry has reached more than 5.5 million women by combining honesty, vulnerability, and humor with the transforming power of God’s Word. Calling Texas home, Sheila lives in Frisco with her husband, Barry, her son, Christian, and three little dogs. www.sheilawalsh.com
Shelene Bryan is a former Hollywood producer whose life took a dramatic turn when she took a trip to Africa to see if the children her family had sponsored through a food program were real. Out of that experience, Shelene founded Skip1.org, a charity dedicated to providing food and clean water to children in America and around the world. In addition to speaking, she is also an accomplished author. Her most recent book is Ridiculous Faith: Experience the Power of an Absurdly, Unbelievably Good God. www.skip1.org
Bianca Olthoff is a wife, stepmom, writer, and Bible teacher. She is the founder of In the Name of Love, a non-profit that seeks to inspire today’s generation to discover meaning and purpose in Jesus. Her debut book, Play With Fire, is a reminder that God isn’t waiting until you have more resources, a spouse, or a job so He can use you. He is ready to use you to build His kingdom right now. Bianca is passionate about God and committed to speaking truth when it hurts, loving when it’s hard, and living life out loud. She and her husband, Matt, reside in Irvine, California. www.biancaolthoff.com
Michael O’Brien was the lead singer of the Christian band,
NewSong, for seven years. Sensing that God was placing a strong call on his life to step
out and minister as a solo artist, he resigned his position with the band and has now
been serving in the music ministry on his own for some 20 years. Michael has built a
reputation as an incredibly gifted singer/songwriter with a heart for ministering to the
body of Christ. www.michaelo.org
Matthew West, CCM artist, grew up in the Chicago suburbs with dreams of a baseball career. However, music ultimately became his calling. He released his newest CD, Into the Light, in 2012. Matthew currently resides in Nashville, Tennessee, with his wife, Emily, and their two daughters.
Friday, April 20th
6pm: Doors Open
Saturday, April 21st
7:30am: Doors Open