Jerry Leachman's passion to witness and minister the gospel of Jesus Christ to men has been forged through a lifelong journey that has included sports, military, missions, and civic organizations. Born into a military family in 1950, he grew up on military bases throughout Europe. Coming stateside for college, Jerry played football at the University of Alabama under legendary coach Paul “Bear” Bryant. His career has crisscrossed the US and abroad as a high school teacher and coach, a Young Life area director in the Washington, DC area doing work in Guatemala and Russia, and teaching men and couples groups in the greater DC area. Jerry served as chaplain for the NFL Washington Redskins for 12 years and has spoken and ministered to Marines in the Persian Gulf. He has spoken at men’s conferences all across the US and particularly enjoys discipling men one-on-one. His speaking style with men is bold, direct, and sometimes humorous; he pulls no punches. Jerry has been married to Holly for 43 years and together they enjoy spending time with their 3 children and 5 grandchildren.
is known to Christian radio listeners as the co-host of the popular daily radio program, FamilyLife Today with Dennis Rainey. He is the author of The Christian Husband and Helping Your Children Know God. Bob speaks on marriage and family at conferences worldwide. Since Bob joined FamilyLife in 1992, he has helped the ministry develop eight different radio programs that reach nine million people every week. He and his family live in Little Rock.
Robert is passionate about helping men discover the biblical principles of authentic manhood. He founded Men's Fraternity in 1990, and today MF is reaching men worldwide in churches, on college campuses, in corporate boardrooms, and in prison cellblocks. He has also authored Raising a Modern-Day Knight and The Church of Irresistible Influence. Robert also serves on the Board of Trustees for Leadership Network and in 2001 he was awarded Pastor of the Year by NCMM.
Matt Loehr is President of 'Dare to be Different' and travels the nation speaking to men with a special focus on being the spiritual leader in their marriage and developing friendships with other men to increase growth in Christ. Matt is the author of "Who's Got Your Back' which is one of his signature messages. He and his wife, Pam, provide marriage mentoring training and offer couples a unique approach to conflict resolution.
Crawford Loritts is Senior Pastor of Fellowship Bible Church in Roswell, GA. He is a well known speaker as well as author and host of Living a Legacy, a daily radio program heard nationwide. He has previously served as a National Director for Campus Crusade for Christ and as a speaker at PK conferences.
Bryan is the Lead Pastor of Fellowship Memphis- a multicultural church ministering to the evolving community of urban Memphis. In addition to serving the community of Memphis, Bryan's ministry takes him across the country as he speaks to thousands annually at churches, conferences and retreats. He is also the author of the book God on Paper; as well as a contributing author for the book Great Preaching. Bryan 's unique ability to communicate the deep truths of Scripture in a relevant uncompromising manner has helped to reach a generation embedded in postmodernism.
Kenny Luck is an ECPA Platinum Award Winning Author, who has authored and co-authored 20 books for men. He is a trusted expert on men's issues and writes the "Every Man" column for the Christian Post addressing men's issues and current events. As the former men's pastor at Saddleback Church, his strategy and model for men's ministry was selected by LifeWay Christian as their worldwide resource for churches worldwide and released in June 2012 as the SLEEPING GIANT. As Founder and President of Every Man Ministries, Kenny is spearheading the Sleeping Giant movement which is revolutionizing men's ministry in the local church, freeing men spiritually, and empowering family health worldwide. Kenny has personally reached over two million men through his live outreaches, podcasts, books and his ON DEMAND men's meetings at everymanministries.com. Kenny and his wife Chrissy have been married 26 years. They have three children (Cara, Ryan and Jenna) and live in Trabuco Canyon, California.
Eric Winston Ludy (born December 17, 1970) is a bestselling author, internationally recognized speaker and president of Ellerslie Mission Society. He is also the senior pastor at the Church at Ellerslie and the lead instructor at Ellerslie Leadership Training in Windsor, Colorado. Since the mid-nineties, Ludy has been a speaker at hundreds of conferences, colleges, and events, as well as a guest on many popular media venues. Ludy is the author of more than a dozen books, many of which were co-authored by his wife, Leslie Ludy. The Ludys' books have sold well over a million copies in the United States and have been translated into over a dozen different languages and circulated widely throughout the world.