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Larry Acosta

Urban Youth Workers Institute
avatar for Luma Haddad

Luma Haddad

Young Life
Multi Ethnic Southwest Divisional Coordinator
avatar for Tommy Nixon

Tommy Nixon

Urban Youth Workers Institute
Chief Executive Officer
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Gabriel Salguero

National Latino Evangelical Coalition
avatar for Mark Charles

Mark Charles

5 Small Loaves
avatar for Paul Coty

Paul Coty

Young Life
Vice President
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Jackie Hill Perry

avatar for Eugene Cho

Eugene Cho

Quest Church
Lead Pastor
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Efrem Smith

Bayside Church Midtown/Influential LLC
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Danielle Strickland

Salvation Army
avatar for Gabriel Zamora

Gabriel Zamora

Gracepoint Gospel Fellowship
Youth Pastor


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Urban Arts Outreach
avatar for Khristi Lauren Adams

Khristi Lauren Adams

The Hill School
Dean of Spiritual Life & Equity
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Alberto Aguilera

Lake Avenue Community Foundation
After School Program Manager
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Jennifer A. Guerra Aldana

Fuller Youth Institute
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Bethany Anderson

Immigration Initiative Director
avatar for Jeanelle Austin

Jeanelle Austin

Fuller Youth Institute
Director of Operations
avatar for Myron Bernard

Myron Bernard

Youth For Christ
Ministry Director
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Marcos Canales

La Fuente Ministries
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Rudy Carrasco

Partners Worldwide
U.S. Regional Facilitator
avatar for Tommy Carrington

Tommy Carrington

Urban Training Network
avatar for Noemi Chavez

Noemi Chavez

Revive Church
Lead Pastor
avatar for Aaron Cho

Aaron Cho

Quest Church
Pastor of Community Life
avatar for Chap Clark

Chap Clark

Fuller Seminary
Professor of Youth, Family, and Culture
avatar for Pete Contreras

Pete Contreras

2nd Mile Urban Ministries
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 John Evans

John Evans

World Impact
Associate Pastor
avatar for Sean Anthony Fenner

Sean Anthony Fenner

Youth Ministry Awaken
Youth & College Pastor
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Rescue A Generation

Rescue a Generation
avatar for Curt Gibson

Curt Gibson

STARS (formerly Lake Avenue Community Foundation)
Associate Director
avatar for Adrian Greer

Adrian Greer

Founder / Executive Director
avatar for Brad Griffin

Brad Griffin

Fuller Youth Institute
avatar for Perry Hawkins

Perry Hawkins

Lake Avenue Church
Director of Middle Ministries
avatar for Kristin Hemingway

Kristin Hemingway

Young Life
Atlanta Project South Coordinator
avatar for Leilani Hernandez

Leilani Hernandez

Strategic Programs Officer
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Daniel White Hodge

North Park University
Director of The Center For Youth Ministry Studies & Associate...
avatar for Archie Honrado

Archie Honrado

Soul Care Trellis
Spiritual Director and Soul Care Retreat Guide
avatar for D.A. Horton

D.A. Horton

Urban Youth Workers Institute
Chief Evangelist
avatar for Eddie Huezo

Eddie Huezo

NYC School System
avatar for Esmeralda Huezo

Esmeralda Huezo

NYC School System
High School Social Worker
avatar for Alexander James

Alexander James

Light & Life Christian Fellowship
Young Adult Director
avatar for Ana G. Jara

Ana G. Jara

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

Clint Johnson

Christian Action Heroes
avatar for Eric Johnson

Eric Johnson

Lake Avenue Community Foundation
Director of Partnerships & Collaborations
avatar for Noemi Juarez

Noemi Juarez

KidWorks CDC Preschool
Director of Afterschool Programs
avatar for Bryan Kim

Bryan Kim

Ekko Church
Founding Pastor
avatar for Chuck Klein

Chuck Klein

Campus Alliance
National Director
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Tommy "Urban D" Kyllonen

Crossover Church
Lead 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 Alex McElroy

Alex McElroy

Speaker & Apologist
Pastor of Education
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Kevin Mo-Wong

Co-founder & VP of Church Development
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Gregg Moder

Azusa Pacific University
Associate Professor
avatar for Cedric Nelms

Cedric Nelms

Chosen Generation Fellowship Church
avatar for Kevin Nickerson

Kevin Nickerson

Fellowship of Christian Athletes
Director of Los Angeles County
avatar for Ginny Olson

Ginny Olson

Evangelical Covenant Church
Director of Youth Ministry: Northwest Conference
avatar for Timothy Pae

Timothy Pae

Ekko Church
Worship Director
avatar for Nick Palermo

Nick Palermo

Emmaus Inn Ministries
Executive Founding Director
avatar for Jeremy Del Rio

Jeremy Del Rio

Thrive Collective
Executive Director
avatar for Alma Cardenas- Rodriguez

Alma Cardenas- Rodriguez

Azusa Pacific Seminary
MATUL Student
avatar for Andrew Ruiz

Andrew Ruiz

Faith and Hope Church
Youth Pastor
avatar for Chris Schaffner

Chris Schaffner

Conversations on the Fringe
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Evie Schreiber

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

Genevieve Smith

Young Life Brooklyn
Metro Director
avatar for Darris Sneed

Darris Sneed

DS Collective
Director & Founder
avatar for Eric So

Eric So

Peace City Church
Lead Planter
avatar for Hung Thach

Hung Thach

Cru High Los Angeles
Team Leader
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 Peter Watts

Peter Watts

World Impact Inc.
World Impact LA City Director
avatar for Amy Williams

Amy Williams

A Hope Dealer
Juvenile Justice Advocate/Gang Intervention Specialist
avatar for Sarah Young-Sheppard

Sarah Young-Sheppard

Social & Emotional Wellness Initiative
Executive Director