Banning Liebscher is the founding pastor of Jesus Culture, a ministry of worship, events, and leadership development. In 2014, Banning and his wife SeaJay, their family, and the Jesus Culture team planted Jesus Culture Sacramento, a church committed to seeing believers encounter God, be empowered as world changers, and engage their city as leaders. Banning is the author of three books, the latest one being, Rooted: the Hidden Places Where God Develops You. Banning and his wife have three children.
Christina Gilbreath grew up in Vancouver, Washington, where she developed a passion for ministry and music serving at her family's church. Christina graduated in 2008 from Northwest University with a degree in Worship Ministry. She and her husband Ryan now pastor at Puyallup Foursquare Church.
Elijah is a preacher and worship leader. Elijah and his family live in Los Angeles, California where they are Campus Pastors for the Churchome LA.
Kramer Rasmussen, a Northwest University alum, is the Youth Pastor of Churchome in Kirkland, Washington. Churchome is a thriving church, noted for its cultural relevance, biblical integrity, faith and love for Jesus. Kramer and his wife, Kylie, have been a part of YouthCulture, Churchome’s Youth Ministry, since 2012 when it began. His animated and passionate speaking style encourage students to encounter God in new way each week.
Sean Smith has been involved in university outreaches, overseas missions, conferences, and Bible schools for the last thirty years of his life in ministry. He has acted as a forerunner in equipping the body of Christ for prophetic evangelism. Sean has witnessed thousands of healings and salvations throughout his discipleship with Jesus. His heart burns to see an outpouring of the Spirit transform America. When he is not ministering throughout the world, he and his wife Christa reside in San Ramon, CA.
Alberto Bello is a dynamic, up and coming preacher. He has spent years of his life working in the fashion industry and planting churches. Now, he and his wife, Ashley, pastor at New Season Christian Worship Center in Sacramento, California where they also work for the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference.
John Mark Comer
John Mark Comer is the pastor for teaching and vision at Bridgetown Church, right in the center of Portland, OR. Bridgetown is a part of a family of churches spread across the greater Portland area that operate according to the saying, "In Portland as it is in heaven." He is the author of several books: My Name is Hope, Loveology, and Garden City. John Mark got his Master’s Degree in Biblical and Theological Studies from Western Seminary. His life's ambition is to learn Jesus' teachings, become more like him, and carry on his work in the world. John lives in Portland with his wife Tammy and their three kids: Jude, Moses, and Sunday.
Tyler and Amber Sollie are the lead pastors of Life Center Rainier in Tacoma, WA. Tyler completed a degree in Youth Ministry and Biblical Studies at Northwest University, after which he and Amber served as youth pastors at Eastridge Church in Issaquah, Executive Pastor at Stone Church in Yakima, and Network Youth Directors for the Northwest Ministry Network of the Assemblies of God. Tyler’s life passion is to help people know Jesus and make Him known.
Tyler and Amber have three kids: Judah, Justus and Faith.
Micahn Carter is the lead pastor of MorningStar Church in Yakima, WA. God has called him and his wife April to mobilize a movement of believers that take risks on risky people, give unending second chances, receive grace and give grace, and live beyond themselves to reach their world for Christ. Micahn loves sports movies, video games, graphic design, fashion, and anything Apple makes. He exists to Love God, Love Others, and Teach Them To Do the Same. He and April have been married for 13 years and have three amazing kids: Micahn II, Alijah, and Dewey.