Speakers

Karen Cruess, MA, LPC

Karen Cruess, MA, LPC

Karen Cruess is a gifted speaker, licensed counselor, and educator with a passion for helping women experience the fullness of God’s plan for their lives.
David Bereit

David Bereit

Author and Former CEO of 40 Days for Life, David Bereit is an experienced leader, an inspiring communicator, and strategic advisor to pro-life leaders and organizations around the world.
Charbel Raish

Charbel Raish

A former seminarian teacher, and father of 7, Charbel Raish's radical conversion story moved him to found Parousia. He has organised 200+ events all over Australia with local and international speakers. Charbel has coordinated Faith Formation events for over 15 years.
Fr. Dwight Longenecker

Fr. Dwight Longenecker

A former Anglican now Catholic Priest, Fr. Dwight Longenecker is an author of 20 books, and a regular speaker at Men’s Conferences, lead parish missions and retreats and Diocesan events.. 
Sr Nancy Usselmann

Sr Nancy Usselmann

Sr. Nancy Usselmann is a Daughter of St Paul, #MediaNuns, and the Director of the Pauline Center for Media Studies in Los Angeles. She is a Media Literacy Education Specialist, an international speaker, theologian, writer, film reviewer, pop culture blogger, and author of "A Sacred Look: Becoming Cultural Mystics."
Naomi Zepeda

Naomi Zepeda

Naomi Zepeda is the Founder and CEO of 'Feminine Genius Strategists', Woman School Strategist, Speaker and Entrepreneur. Her mission is to help women craft their own life, linking arms together to set the world on fire.
Mikki Sciba

Mikki Sciba

Mikki Sciba is the Catechetical Specialist for the St. Philip Institute of Catechesis and Evangelization in the Diocese of Tyler.
Alex Jones

Alex Jones

Nicole Abisinio had a successful life and Hollywood career. But standing on a red carpet of a star-studded film premiere, at Cannes Film Festival, at the height of her acting and producing career, she began to understand what truth truly is. Her hunt for the truth led her to being Catholic.
Catherine Zepeda

Catherine Zepeda

A young Catholic, Catherine Zepeda is Co-Founder of Feminine Genius Strategists: Vocation Formation for Lay Women.
Sophia Latino

Sophia Latino

A young Catholic, Sophia Latino works to inspire young women to connect more authentically, to form faster friendships in Christ. She has volunteered for camps, pilgrimages, and retreats, and is heavily involved in her Youth Group and Choir. 
Judith Jolma

Judith Jolma

Judith Jolma is a Convert, Wife, Homeschooling Mother of 4, Founder of Sophia Homeschool, Self-worth Strategist,Speaker, Writer and Entrepreneur. She is passionate about teaching women how to rise above depletion so they can give to their families from a life of wholeness.
Nicole Abisinio

Nicole Abisinio

Nicole Abisinio had a successful life and Hollywood career. But standing on a red carpet of a star-studded film premiere, at Cannes Film Festival, at the height of her acting and producing career, she began to understand what truth truly is. Her hunt for the truth led her to being Catholic.