Pastor, Entrepreneur & Author
Jessi is a revivalist, serial entrepreneur, and co-lead Pastor of Salt Churches. She is passionate about reaching those that don’t know Jesus and equipping The Church to make disciples. She believes that everyone is qualified to preach The Gospel and teach others to follow Jesus. While enjoying the sun in California with her two sons and husband Parker, she passionately speaks about what it means to follow a Jesus that is ALIVE and wants to transform cities and your life! Find out more at www.saltchurches.com and www.
Professor, Minister & Worship Leader
As a Bible teacher and a worship leader, Alicia’s heart cry is, “All of the Word and all of the Spirit!” She believes that all ministry is an overflow of intimacy with Jesus by receiving the Father’s love in the power of the Spirit. Alicia earned her Ph.D. in Biblical Studies from the University of Birmingham in England, and she is a licensed minister with the Assemblies of God. She loves imparting her passion for God’s Word to students at Vanguard University, where she serves as Assistant Professor of Old Testament. Alicia loves mentoring and equipping the next generation as they pursue God’s calling on their lives. Alicia and her husband Paul lead worship together at Vineyard Community Church in Laguna Niguel and other churches throughout Orange County, and they love living in San Clemente. The greatest miracle in their lives is their 4-year-old son Gabriel, who they adopted at 8 weeks old after 13 years of believing God to be parents. Alicia’s life Scripture is Proverbs 3:5-6, “Trust in the Lord with all your heart and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways know Him, and He will direct your paths.”
Pastor, Missionary, Author & Founder
Cathy is the President and founder along with her husband Stuart Greer of Mission Support Network (MSN Ministries), established in 2008. MSN Ministries is a mission’s organization with a passion for Jesus and His global harvest. It’s their heart’s desire to see the Kingdom of God advance through church planting, evangelistic outreach, and education for the poor. As an ordained minister she along with her husband have equipped thousands of pastors and leaders in 30 different nations. She is an author and a mother in The Faith to many forerunners and catalysts in this generation all around the world. She has a passion for seeing others walk in the fullness of their identity and inheritance in Christ. She previously served as a Pastor at Blessed International, Anaheim, and Vineyard Community Church, Laguna Niguel. She is one of the founders of Kingdom Women International. She has been married for 27 years and has one daughter Stephanie.
Find out more at www.msnministries.org
Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Minister & Founder
Joanne has worked in philanthropy for 25 years assisting non-profits, individuals, and corporations. She envisioned her new company Give4 five years ago with a passion to mobilize generosity and create a community around giving. Joanne is a graduate of Westmont College with a B.A. in Communication Studies and has lived most of her life in Southern California, along with three years in Dubai, UAE. She loves to travel and minister in the nations and see the Kingdom of God released. Joanne grew up in Southern California, is an ordained minister and served on staff with her husband for seven years at Vineyard Community Church in Laguna Niguel. Her greatest desire is to see women resourced and disciples locally and abroad, equipping them for their destiny and purpose in God. She is also one of the founders of Kingdom Women International. She and her husband Tim have three children, Devon (25), Parker (23), Madison (20), and one daughter-in-love, Kate (21). Find out more at www.give-four.org
Magazine Founder, Publisher & Pastor
Rachelle Francey is the Editor-in-Chief and founder of La Petite Magazine. She has specialized in the kids’ fashion industry for eleven years and has worked for influential blogs including Disney’s Babble, Mom. Me, Dotcoms for Moms, and a few leading political websites. Rachelle along with her husband Mark, and their two daughters, Kenzington and Chloe, just recently moved to South Orange County to start a life-giving church called Oceans Church. You can follow her on Instagram and at Oceans Church.
CEO & Philanthropist
Monica is an inspirational speaker, CEO, and philanthropist helping people create a future that is more meaningful than their past. She inspires people from all walks of life, from the professional and business owner to the family that is trying to put their lives back together again, to the deprived children throughout the world through her nonprofit Esther 4:14 Project. She also uses spiritual principals and real-life stories to help others overcome the obstacles that are holding them back turning their pain into a powerful platform to help themselves and others. She often meets with high profile leaders in various industries to bring effective change. She lives with passion, purpose, and pleasure; Passion for God’s teachings and for excellence in everything she did, a life with a Purpose to serve God and those around her and finding pleasure in all the blessings and opportunities around her. After being married to the love of her life, Gabriel, she found herself alone. Her beloved husband passed unexpectedly after ten years of being together. Yet she saw how her faith and guiding principles gave her the strength to heal and move forward to create a better world for others and her son, Dominic.
Pastor, Rock Harbor
Jenn pastors Rock Harbor Mission Viejo with her husband Chad and have been in leadership with Rock Harbor Church for the past 20 years. She is on the preaching team and carries a passion to release the heart of the Father and activate others into this intimacy and advancing God’s Kingdom. She is pursuing her Masters in Theology at Fuller Seminary and has a calling to help bring together churches of all denominations and streams during this exciting time. One of her other great passions is being “Drama Mama” to the theatre community at her kids’ high school and loving and serving the amazing students. She is overjoyed to partner with Kingdom Women and watches in amazement as each of you encounters the Lord. Find out more at www.missionviejo.rockharbor.org
Minister, Producer, Actress & Former Track & Field Athlete
Christol, formerly (Krystol) is a Ghanian- American Actress, Producer and Retired Track & Field Athlete. She graduated from the University of Tulsa with her Bachelors of Science in Business Law, Entrepreneurship, Marketing & Human Resources and minored in Communications. After competing professionally for 10 years and working in Corporate America, she was called to use her Marketplace anointing to help advance the Kingdom serving in prayer & worship ministries, fundraising, and creative arts. Currently, she is coaching other Entertainers, Athletes & Leaders in the areas of faith, focus & fitness and consults within various sports/entertainment sectors, churches, nonprofits & missions with a passion to help others unlock the gifts that are on the inside of them discovering & maximizing their fullest potential. As an ordained minister, Christol is committed to serving and building up others to know God intimately and be in a personal relationship with Him. In ministry, she believes she is called to help connect the Body of Christ. She enjoys partnering with others to create projects and initiatives that heal, connect and display Gods pure love & presence in the Earth all through Jesus Christ. These days you won’t find her on social media much as she has been off since 2016 researching the importance of authentic & genuine connection. It is her greatest honor & mission to walk alongside others reminding them that we are not in this alone. She founded Girls Like Me, a purity organization that brings Women together to share their stories in the purest and vulnerable way with other Women & Girls Like Them. To learn about future gatherings visit iAmGirlsLikeMe.Com.
Pastor, Father's House & Foster Care Advocate
Kahanah Swift is the Culture Pastor at Father’s House OC in Huntington Beach. She as a former public school teacher and ministry leader for 20 years. She oversees all Family Ministries and co-leads the regional events: Impact-OC Creative Conference and OC City on a Hill Summer Camp. She also leads the partnership of her church with the OC Women’s Conference and Revival Women. Kahanah has a passion to call people into a deeper relationship with Jesus and their community. She longs to see families raising children who understanding of their identity in Christ, walk in the power of the Holy Spirit and have a deep relationship with the Living God. She takes this passion into another piece of her heart which is foster care. She is a huge advocate for Christians to support foster care and become foster care. She believes it is the church's call to be active in the system. Her family has welcomed 5 children through their home in the past 3 years. Her most treasured ministry is to her amazing husband and 4 active sons. Find out more at www.fathershouseoc.org
Speaker, Teacher, and Author
Sher Pai is an author, teacher, and speaker. She is a passionate ministry leader and her desire is to see people thrive in their relationship with God, to know their identity in Christ and to be released into their God-given purpose. Sher and her husband Aaron live in Huntington Beach, California where they have raised 4 children and are enjoying their grandchildren. Find out more at Flyingarrowministries.com
Founder, Educator & Entrepreneur
Lesley is the founder of the Independent Learning Academy (ILA), which is a K-12 university model educational system with over 700 students and two locations, one in Orange County and the other in San Diego County. She and her husband, Joe, of 27 years, are co-founders of Next Generation Ministries whose mission is to raise up the next generation to fulfill their God-given purposes. Lesley is also the Charter Head of both Trail Life Troop 7401 and American Heritage Girls Troop CA 0019. She has a Bachelor of Arts in English from Gettysburg College and a Master’s in Secondary Education from Manhattanville College. She taught middle school Language Arts in NY before starting her own family. Lesley has always enjoyed working with the youth. For years while raising her own four children, she volunteered in youth ministry in Connecticut, Georgia, and then California where she and her family have lived for the past ten years. Through homeschooling her own children for the past 14 years, Lesley has developed a passion for education and families, which fuels her desire to create an empowering and inspiring educational space for all children. As the Lord leads, she is excited to bring ILA’s educational model to other communities and countries as she prepares a team of teachers, students, and others to travel to Ethiopia in February 2020 to create a similar school model with the former Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Tamrat, and his wife, Mulu at their Life Center. Find out more at www.independentlearningacademy.org.
Councilwoman & Former Mayor
Sandra Genis is a city councilmember and former mayor of the City of Costa Mesa and has served on various county and regional boards including the Southern California Association of Governments and the Orange County Housing Commission. She is a land planner providing consulting services to governmental agencies and community groups. Sandy has been blessed to see God moving in individual hearts as he works in the public realm. Sandy would like to encourage more Christians to get involved and, above all, to pray for our public officials at all levels.