Matt Alpaugh

Title: Director of Technology for Schools Archdiocese of New York

Location: New York/New Jersey

Primary Type of Speaking: Workshops

Topics:

  • "Social Media from Start to Finish - How to Manage, Engage and Communicate Digitally in Less Time Than you Think"
  • "Tell Your Story - Building Smart, Simple, Marketing Content for Web, Print, Social and Video that will Engage your Audience"
  • "Your Institutional Toolbox - Use Free Digital Tools to Communicate Better, Stay Productive, and Engage Your Audience"

Contact: matt@malpaughcreative.com

Range of stipend: TBD


Dee Bernhardt

Title: Assistant Director of Campus Ministry

Location: Indiana

Primary Type of Speaking: Keynotes, Workshops, Retreats

Topics:

  • "Authentic Discipleship"
  • "Spirituality for the 21st Century"
  • "If You Want to Walk on Water, You've Got to Get Out of Your Boat"

Contact: Videodee@boilercatholics.org

Range of stipend: $500-$1,000


Steve Bye

Title: Catholic speaker, Apologist, Catechist

Location: Wisconsin

Primary Type of Speaking: Keynotes, Workshops, Retreats

Topics:

  • "Christian Leadership in the 21st Century"
  • "Evangelization: How to Preach the Gospel in the 21st Century"
  • "Radical Love: A motivational talk for Christocentric Prayer & Action"

Contact: Steve Bye, smbye@live.com

Range of Stipend: $250 or less 


Jamie Cappetta

Title: President, Caruso Catholic Center at USC

Location: California

Primary Type of Speaking: Workshops

Topics:

  • Advancement
  • Developing Discipleship Models
  • Practical advice
  • Lived experience

Contact: Jamie.cappetta@gmail.com

Range of stipend: TBD 


Jeff Cavins

Title: Author

Location: Minnesota

Primary Type of Speaking: Keynotes, Workshops, Retreats

Topics:

  • "Walking Towards Eternity"
  • "How to Simplify Your Life"
  • "I'm not Being Fed"

Contact: events@ascensionpress.com

Range of stipend: $4,000


Rosie Chinea Shawver

Primary Type of Speaking: Workshops

Title: Director of Campus Ministry at the USC Caruso Catholic Center

Location: California

Topics:

  • "Evangelization on College Campuses"
  • "Transitioning College Students from College to Parish Life"
  • "Cultivating Disciples on Campus"

Contact: rosie@catholictrojan.org

Range of stipend: TBD


Mary Deeley, M. Div., Ph.D.

Title: Pastoral Associate and Director of Christ the Teacher Institute for Sheil Catholic Center at Northwestern University

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Primary Type of Speaking: Keynotes, workshops, retreats

Topics:

  • The Catholic Lens: What We Believe and Why It's Important
  • What the Bible Tells Us About God and Ourselves
  • Evangelization in Multiple Directions

Contact: m-deeley@northwestern.edu

Range of Stipend: Depends on the specific request and location; generally travel expenses are to be covered; willing to work with groups as needed


Gordy DeMarais

Title: Founder & President, Saint Paul's Outreach: "Catholic Faith Alive on Campus"

Location: Minnesota

Primary Type of Speaking: Keynote talks, Workshops, Retreats

Topics:

  • "Building Communities of Evangelistic Disciples on Campus"
  • "The New Evangelization: Context, Content, and Method"

Contact: Loretta Wolfe (loretta.wolfe@spo.org)

Range of stipend: TBD


Hilary Draftz

Title: Sr. Director of Quality, Growth, & Innovation for FOCUS

Location: Colorado

Primary Type of Speaking: Keynotes, Workshops

Topics:

  • "Making Disciple-Makers"
  • "The Feminine Genius: The Impact of Women's Leadership in the Church"
  • "Growth Mindset: How to Help Ourselves and Others Get Better at Almost Anything"

Contact: hilary.draftz@focus.org

Range of stipend: $500-$1,000


Christine Eberle

Title: Director of Campus Ministry, Gwynedd Mercy University

Location: Pennsylvania

Primary Type of Speaking: Keynotes, Workshops

Topics:

  • "Encountering Jesus: Bringing Women in Scripture to Life with Imaginative Prayer"
  • "We're Going to Need a Bigger Boat: Navigating the Waters of Grief"
  • "Got a Shoestring? Doing Effective Campus Ministry in the Age of Budget Cuts"

Contact: eberle.c@gmercyu.edu; www.christine-marie-eberle.com/

Range of stipend: $250-$500 


Amber Ezeani

Location: Massachusetts

Primary Type of Speaking: Keynotes, Workshops

Topics:

  • "Helping Students Transition into Parish Life"
  • "Applying The 'Thresholds of Conversion' to increase effectiveness on Campus"
  • "Creating an Awesome Family Culture that Overflows into a Thriving Ministry"

Contact: amber.ezeani@gmail.com

Range of stipend: $500-$1,000 


Fr. Blair Gaynes

Title:  Campus Minister, University of Northern Florida

Location: Florida

Primary Type of Speaking: Keynotes, Workshops, Retreats

Topics:

  • "The Universal Call to Holiness: The Mystical Way"
  • "Vocation Discernment: From Which Life Choices Flow"
  • "Campus Ministry: It's Not About You"

Contact: Katie Gunkle (campuspadre@gmail.com)

Range of stipend: TBD


Christopher Hanzeli

Title:  Director of Institutional Advancement (Western Province of the Dominicans)

Location: Washington State

Primary Type of Speaking: Workshops, Keynotes

Topics:

  • "Development 101: A Crash Course in Fundraising Basics"
  • "Modern Mendicancy: Fundraising in the New Evangelization"
  • "Steward Your Mission: 5 Strategies to Advance Your Campus Ministry"

Contact: chris@opwest.org

Range of stipend: $250-$500 


Barbara Humphrey McCrabb

Title:  Assistant Director of Higher Education, USCCB

Location: Washington, DC

Primary Type of Speaking: Keynote talks, Retreats, Workshops

Topics:

  • "Collaboration and the New Evangelization"
  • "Empowered Campus Ministry"
  • "Ex Corde Ecclesiae"

Contact: bmccrabb@usccb.org 

Range of stipend: $500-$1,000 


Marcel LeJeune

Title: Catholic author, speaker, and evangelist

Location: Texas

Primary Type of Speaking: Keynotes, Workshops, Retreats

Topics:

  • "The Art of Evangelization and Discipleship"
  • "Dating in The Hook-up Age"
  • "Capturing a Vision for Campus Ministry"

Contact: thecatholicevangelist@gmail.com

Range of stipend: $1,000-$2,500


Fr. Michael T. Martin, OFM Conv.

Title: Director of the Duke Catholic Center

Location: North Carolina

Primary Type of Speaking: Workshops

Topics:

  • "Money follows Mission - Don't be Afraid to Make the Ask"
  • "It's Who you Know - The Importance of Cultivating University Relationships"
  • "Count my Sheep or Feed my Sheep - Can We Track Spiritual Growth on Campus?"

Contact: fr.mike@duke.edu

Range of stipend: TBD


Mrs. Julie McElmurry, M.S., M.A.

Primary Type of Speaking: Keynotes, Talks, Retreats

Title: Director, Franciscan Passages

Location: North Carolina

Topics:

  • "The Writings of St. Francis of Assisi and You"
  • "The Prayer and Hermit side of St. Francis of Assisi"

Contact: Julie McElmurry at info@franciscanpassages.org
www.franciscanpassages.org

Range of Stipend: $250-750


Katie McKenna

Primary Type of Speaking: Keynote talks, Retreats

Title: Speaker, Author, Professional Fundraiser

Location: New York

Topics:

  • "How to Get Run Over By A Truck" (Inspired by Katie's memoir of the same title)
  • "Big Fear Alleviated by Small Kindnesses: How to Support Friends and Family During Challenging Times"
  • "How to Make No Your Favorite Word: Turning Rejection into Spiritual Fuel"

Contact: Katie McKenna at katie.c.mckenna@gmail.com (and visit Katie's website here)

Range of Stipend: $500-$1,000


Ryan O'Hara

Title: Director of Mission Resources, Saint Paul's Outreach

Location: Minnesota

Primary Type of Speaking: Keynotes, Workshops, Retreats

Topics:

  • Three Faith Sharing Habits of Intentional Disciples
  • A 9 Question Approach to Developing and Delivering a Personal Testimony
  • Advent Retreat: Three Talks on "Jesus the Son, Savior, and Source & Summit"
  • Lent Retreat: Thee Talks on "The Parable of the Prodigal Son."

Contact: Ryan O'Hara, ryan@spo.org

Range of Stipend: $500-1,000


Matthew Pinto

Primary Type of Speaking: Keynotes, Workshops

Title: President, Ascension Press

Location: Pennsylvania

Topics:

  • "Where We Are Headed: Five Trends that Will Affect Your Parish, Ministry and Personal Faith Walk"
  • "The Gift of Being Catholic"
  • "Being Effective Apostles"

Contact: Paula at pkerestus@ascensionpress.com

Range of stipend: $500-$1,000


Austin M. Schafer

Title:  Pastoral Associate for Campus Ministry, The Ohio State University

Location: Ohio

Primary Type of Speaking: Keynotes, Workshops

Topics:

  • "Forming Missionary Disciples in Campus Ministry"
  • "Multiply Your Campus Ministry: Empowering Your Community for Mission"
  • "Visionary Catholic Campus Ministry in Higher Education"

Contact: aschafer@buckeyecatholic.com

Range of stipend: $500-$1,000


Allan Wright

Title: Academic Dean for Evangelization (St. Paul Inside the Walls), Adjunct Professor Immaculate Conception Seminary, Author

Location: New Jersey

Primary Type of Speaking: Keynotes, Workshops

Topics:

  • "Jesus the Evangelist: Learning How to Share the Faith from the Master Evangelist and Implement an Evangelization Plan"
  • "25 Life-Changing Questions of Jesus: Bringing People Through a Spiritual Journey Using the Questions of Jesus"
  • "How to Make Disciples: A Theological and Practical Rationale for Planning"

Contact: Allan@allanwright.org

Range of stipend: $500-$1,000